camión

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camión(
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myohn
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (heavy vehicle)
a. truck
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El conductor del camión perdió el control del volante.The driver of the truck lost control of the wheel.
b. lorry (United Kingdom)
El transportista pidió un camión más grande a la empresa.The carrier asked the company for a bigger lorry.
2. (load)
a. truckload
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Compré un camión de leña para el invierno.I bought a truckload of firewood for the winter.
b. lorryload (United Kingdom)
Pedimos tres camiones de arena para la obra.We asked for three lorryloads of sand for the site.
3. (public transport)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. bus
¡Apúrate! ¡Vamos a perder el camión!Hurry up! We're going to miss the bus!
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camión
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de mercancías)
a. truck
b. lorry (United Kingdom)
2. (fam fig)
a.
estar como un camiónto be gorgeous
camión cisternatanker
camión de mudanzasremoval van, furniture van
3. (autobús)
a. bus
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camión
(Automóviles) lorry; truck; especialmente (EEUU) [de reparto] van; [de caballos] heavy wagon; dray; (México) bus; (carga) lorryload; truckload; especialmente (EEUU)
dos camiones de alimentos two lorryloads of food; estar como un camión to be a smasher (familiar); be gorgeous
camión articulado articulated lorry; trailer truck; (EEUU)
camión blindado armoured truck; armored truck; (EEUU)
camión bomba lorry bomb; truck bomb
camión cisterna tanker; tank wagon
camión de agua water cart; water wagon
camión de bomberos fire engine
camión de caja a bajo nivel low loader
camión de carga haulage truck
camión de la basura dustcart; refuse lorry; garbage truck; (EEUU)
camión de mudanzas removal van; moving van; (EEUU)
camión de reparto delivery van
camión de riego water cart; water wagon
camión de volteo (México) dump truck
Unos 80 permisionarios de camiones de volteo ...
camión frigorífico refrigerator lorry; refrigerated truck
camión ganadero cattle truck
camión vivienda camper van
camión volquete dump truck; tipper truck
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