ad hoc
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ad hoc
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (done as necessary)
a. ad hoc
On this occasion, the two sides were able to reach an ad hoc agreement.En esta ocasión, las dos partes pudieron llegar a un acuerdo ad hoc.
b. especial para el caso
A series of ad hoc measures was adopted in an attempt to prevent violence from spreading.Se adoptó una serie de medidas especiales para el caso, en un intento por impedir que se propagara la violencia.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
We have an ad hoc arrangement for paying for repairs.Acordamos pagar las reparaciones a medida que se hicieran necesarias.
We're not looking for an ad hoc solution, but rather for a more general one.No intentamos encontrar una solución que funcione solo en este caso, sino una de tipo más general.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (as necessary)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I'm not a permanent member of staff. I just work for them ad hoc.No estoy en plantilla. Solo trabajo para ellos cuando me necesitan.
Issues tend to be dealt with ad hoc, without regular meetings.Normalmente nos ocupamos de los asuntos según se presentan, en lugar de reunirnos con regularidad.
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ad hoc
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. improvisado(a)
on an ad hoc basisimprovisadamente
ad hoc committeecomisión especial
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ad hoc [ˌædˈhɒk]
adjective
[+decision] para el caso; [+committee] formado con fines específicos;
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ad hoc
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ad hoc(
ahd
 
ohk
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (done as necessary)
a. ad hoc
Se implementaron algunas medidas ad hoc para resolver esta situación particular.Some ad hoc policies were implemented to address this particular situation.
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ad hoc
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. ad hoc
una medida ad hocan ad hoc measure
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
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