computer

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computer(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (computing)
a. la computadora
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
My new computer is the fastest on the market.Mi computadora nueva es la más rápida del mercado.
b. el computador
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
I got a laptop computer so that I could work from home.Me conseguí un computador portátil para poder trabajar desde la casa.
c. el ordenador
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
We spent all afternoon playing on the computer.Nos pasamos toda la tarde jugando en el ordenador.
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computer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el ordenador
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. la computadora
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. el computador
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
computer crimedelitos informáticos
computer gamejuego de ordenador, computadora
computer literacyconocimientos de informática
computer literatecon conocimientos de informática
computer printoutlistado m, copia impresa
computer programprograma informático
computer programmerprogramador(ora) m,f
computer programmingprogramación (de ordenadores, computadoras)
computer ragecomportamiento agresivo por ordenador
computer scienceinformática f
computer scientistinformático(a) m,f
computer simulationsimulación por ordenador, computadora
computer virusvirus informático
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computer [kəmˈpjuːtəʳ]
noun
ordenador (m); (Esp) computador (m); (LAm) computadora (f); (LAm)
we do it by computer now ahora lo hacemos con el ordenador; the records have all been put on computer todos los registros han entrado en (el) ordenador; she's in computers se dedica a la informática; trabaja en algo de informática
modifier
computer animation (n) animación (f) por ordenador
computer crime (n) delitos (m) informáticos
There are no reliable statistics in this country or anywhere else about the number of frauds or the amounts of money lost. Put bluntly, no one has any idea how much or how little computer crime goes on
computer dating service (n) agencia (f) matrimonial por ordenador
computer expert (n) expertoaexperta (m) (f) en ordenadores;a experta
computer game (n) vídeojuego (m)
computer graphics (n) gráficas (f) por ordenador
computer language (n) lenguaje (m) de ordenador
computer literacy (n) competencia (f) en la informática
computer model (n) modelo (m) informático
computer operator (n) operadoraoperadora (m) (f) de ordenador;a operadora
computer peripheral (n) periférico (m)
computer printout (n) impresión (f) (de ordenador)
computer program (n) programa (m) de ordenador
computer programmer (n) programadoraprogramadora (m) (f) de ordenadores;a programadora
computer programming (n) programación (f) de ordenadores
computer science (n) informática (f)
computer scientist (n) informáticoainformática (m) (f);a informática
computer simulation (n) simulación (f) por ordenador
computer skills (n) conocimientos (m) de informática
computer studies (n)
computer science See culture box in entry computer.
computer typesetting (n) composición (f) por ordenador
computer user (n) usuarioausuaria (m) (f) de ordenador;a usuaria
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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