communication
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communication(
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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. (transmission of information)
a. la comunicación
(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).
The two heads of state are in constant communication regarding the situation.Los dos jefes de estado están en comunicación constante sobre la situación.
2. (message)
a. la comunicación
(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).
A communication from the war zone detailed the terrible conditions for civilians.Una comunicación de la zona de guerra detallaba las terribles condiciones para civiles.
b. el mensaje
(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).
My grandmother was alive when they still used pigeons to send and receive communications.Mi abuela estaba viva cuando todavía usaban palomas para enviar y recibir mensajes.
communications
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (means of communicating)
a. las comunicaciones
(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).
Communications have been down since last week's storm.Las comunicaciones no han funcionado desde la tormenta de la semana pasada.
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communication
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la comunicación
(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).
to be in communication (with somebody)estar en contacto (con alguien)
radio communicationcomunicación por radio
to pull the communication cordaccionar la alarma
communications technologytecnología de las telecomunicaciones
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communication [kəˌmjuːnɪˈkeɪʃən]
noun
1 (verbal or written contact) contacto (m); (exchange of information) comunicación (f)
to be in/get into communication with estar/ponerse en contacto con; there has been a breakdown of or in communication between the police and the community el diálogo entre la policía y la comunidad ha sufrido un deterioro
2 (message) mensaje (m); comunicación (f)
3 communications comunicaciones (f)
good/poor communications buenas/malas comunicaciones
modifier
communication cord (n) (Ferro) timbre (m) or palanca (f) de alarma
communication problem (n) (personal) problema (m) de expresión; (within organization) problema (m) de comunicación
communication skills (n) habilidad (f) or aptitud (f) para comunicarse
good communication skills are essential for this job
communications network (n) red (f) de comunicaciones
communications satellite (n) satélite (m) de comunicaciones
communications software (n) paquete (m) de comunicaciones
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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