appliance
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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. (machine)
a. el electrodoméstico
(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).
Isabel and Aaron received appliances, dishes, towels, and other household items when they got married.Isabel y Aaron recibieron electrodomésticos, vajillas, toallas, y otros artículos del hogar cuando se casaron.
Nowadays, you can buy most of the appliances you need online.Hoy en día, puedes comprar la mayoría de los electrodomésticos que necesites online.
2. (device)
a. el aparato
(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).
Sebastian wears an orthopedic appliance on his leg so he can walk.Sebastián lleva un aparato ortopédico en la pierna para poder caminar.
3. (fire engine) (United Kingdom)
a. el coche de bomberos
(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).
A fifth appliance has arrived at the fire and the blaze is still going strong.Un quinto coche de bomberos ha llegado al fuego y el incendio sigue con fuerza.
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appliance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
(electrical or domestic) applianceelectrodoméstico m
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appliance [əˈplaɪəns]
noun
1 (device) aparato (m)
electrical appliance (aparato (m)) electrodoméstico (m)
2 (application) [of skill, knowledge] aplicación (f)
They were the result of the intellectual appliance of science Boardman has put his faith in the appliance of cycling science to get him over the mountains in this year's Tour
3 (Britain)(also fire appliance) coche (m) de bomberos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "appliance"
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appliance store
tienda de electrodomésticos
home appliance
el electrodoméstico
electrical appliance
electrodoméstico
household appliance store
tienda de electrodomésticos
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