aislamiento

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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (action)
a. isolation
El doctor tuvo un papel importante en el aislamiento del virus de la ébola.The doctor played an important part in the isolation of the Ebola virus.
2. (lonesomeness)
a. isolation
Los prisioneros sufrieron de ataques de pánico causado por el aislamiento prolongado.The prisoners suffered from panic attacks caused by prolonged isolation.
b. loneliness
El aislamiento que sintió la muchacha le provocó una depresión fuerte.The loneliness the girl felt caused her to fall into a deep depression.
3. (electricity)
a. insulation
Hay que comprobar periódicamente que el aislamiento de los cables esté en buen estado.You need to check periodically that the cable insulation is in good condition.
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aislamiento
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de lugar, persona)
a. isolation
2. (de cable, vivienda)
a. insulation
aislamiento de doble paredcavity wall insulation
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aislamiento
1 (acción) isolation; (soledad) loneliness; lonesomeness; (EEUU)
aislamiento sensorial sensory deprivation
2 (Electricidad y Eléctronica) insulation
aislamiento acústico soundproofing
aislamiento térmico insulation
Instalación eléctrica de alumbrado y fuerza, antena TV, ventanas y contraventanas con cristal doble, [aislamiento térmico] en paredes y techos. (Pub.)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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