Quick answer
"Closing" is an adjective which is often translated as "último", and "momentum" is a noun which is often translated as "el momento". Learn more about the difference between "closing" and "momentum" below.
closing(
klo
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zihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (done or placed at the end)
a. último
The main character dies in the closing chapter of the book.La protagonista muere en el último capítulo del libro.
b. final
I missed a penalty in the closing minutes of the final game of the season.Fallé un penalti en los minutos finales del último partido de la temporada.
c. de clausura (speech or ceremony)
What a drag. This guy's closing speech is going to go on forever.¡Qué plomo! El discurso de clausura de este tipo va a durar una eternidad.
2. (finance)
a. de cierre
The closing price of the company's shares was up a dollar and ten cents from its opening price.El precio de cierre de las acciones de la compañía registró un aumento de un dólar y diez centavos respecto del precio de apertura.
3. (related to the end of business hours)
a. de cierre
Somebody on the closing shift left dirty dishes in the sink.Alguien del turno de cierre dejó platos sucios en el fregadero.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (act of selling)
a. la venta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The closing on the house was yesterday afternoon.La venta de la casa fue ayer por la tarde.
5. (act of closing a business)
a. el cierre
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The closing of the factory will leave dozens of employees out of work.El cierre de la fábrica dejará sin trabajo a decenas de empleados.
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momentum(
mo
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mehn
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tuhm
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (physics)
a. el momento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Any moving object has momentum, but how much momentum it has depends on its mass and velocity.Todo objeto en movimiento tiene momento, pero la magnitud de ese momento depende de la masa y la velocidad del objeto.
2. (speed)
a. la velocidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The ball gained momentum as it rolled down the hill.La pelota cobraba velocidad mientras bajaba rodando por la colina.
3. (driving force)
a. el impulso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We all lost our momentum to work on the project after we heard our boss's disparaging remarks.Todos perdimos el impulso de trabajar en el proyecto después de que oímos los comentarios despreciativos de nuestro jefe.
b. el ímpetu
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Now that we have a draft for our grant proposal, let's not lose momentum.Ahora que tenemos un borrador de nuestro propuesta de subsidio, no perdamos el ímpetu.
c. el empuje
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Connectivity could impart new momentum to cultural creation and to social creation in the region.La conectividad podría infundirle nuevo empuje a la creación cultural y social en la región.
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