compacto
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compacto(
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pahk
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (small)
a. compact
¡Guau, tu lap es bien compacto!Guau, your laptop is so compact!
2. (dense)
a. compact
Si haces una masa de pan demasiado compacta, no subirá cuando la metas al horno.If you make very compact bread dough, it won't rise when you put it in the oven.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (compact disk)
a. CD
El compacto está rayado y por eso el reproductor no lo lee.The CD is scratched and so the player won't read it.
4. (stereo)
a. hi-fi system
Jorge tiene en su habitación un compacto donde escucha sus CD favoritos.Jorge has a hi-fi system in his room where he plays his favorite CDs.
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compacto
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (disco)
a. compact disk, CD
2. (aparato)
a. compact disk player
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compacto
adjective
compact
disco compacto compact disc
(Música) compact hi-fi system
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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