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"Etiqueta" is a noun which is often translated as "tag", and "protocolo" is a noun which is often translated as "protocol". Learn more about the difference between "etiqueta" and "protocolo" below.
etiqueta(
eh
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tee
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keh
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tah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (commerce)
a. tag (attached)
La etiqueta estaba atada a la chaqueta con un poco de hilo negro.The tag was attached to the jacket with a bit of black thread.
b. label (adhered)
Me da rabia cuando compro un CD y no puedo despegar la etiqueta.It drives me nuts when I buy a CD and I can't get the label unstuck.
2. (manners)
a. etiquette
Es importante conocer la etiqueta de dejar propina cuando vas a Estados Unidos.It's important to be familiar with the tipping etiquette when you go to the United States.
3. (computing)
a. tag
Creo que esta etiqueta XML contiene un error.I think this XML tag contains an error.
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protocolo(
proh
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toh
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koh
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loh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (rules of etiquette)
a. protocol
Tal y como dicta el protocolo, el primer ministro estaba sentado a la derecha de la reina.As protocol dictates, the prime minister was sitting on the queen's right hand.
b. convention
En un desfile militar, se sigue un protocolo específico al saludar al rey.In military parades, a specific convention must be followed when saluting the king.
2. (procedure)
a. protocol
Inmediatamente después del atentado terrorista, el país activó el protocolo de actuación previsto para esos casos.Immediately after the terrorist attack, the country activated the corresponding protocol of action.
3. (conventionality)
a. formality
Si no te importa, dejémonos de protocolos y vayamos al grano.If you don't mind, let's leave the formalities aside and get straight to the point.
4. (agreement)
a. protocolo
El protocolo de Montreal supone un intento de eliminar las emisiones responsables de la reducción de la capa de ozono.The Montreal Protocol is an attempt at eliminating the emissions responsible for ozone depletion.
5. (computing)
a. protocol
En la actualidad, HTTP es el protocolo de uso más generalizado en Internet.Nowadays, HTTP is the most widely used Internet protocol.
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