alloy
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alloy(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (metal)
a. la aleación
(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).
Because of the metals present in this alloy, it is stain-resistant and very malleable.Por los metales que se encuentran en esta aleación, es resistente a las manchas y muy maleable.
b. la mezcla
(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).
I added titanium to the alloy to make it stronger.Le añadí titanio a la mezcla para hacerla más fuerte.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to combine metals)
a. alear
The sculptor alloyed copper and nickel to use in his bronze statues.El escultor aleó cobre y níquel para usar en sus estatuas de bronce.
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alloy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la aleación
(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).
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alloy
noun
[ˈælɔɪ] (metal) aleación (f); mezcla (f);
transitive verb
[əˈlɔɪ] alear; ligar
modifier
[ˈælɔɪ]
alloy wheels (n) llantas (f) de aleación
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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