deriving
-derivando
Present participleconjugation ofderive.

derive

derive(
dih
-
rayv
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to have its origin)
a. derivar
Most of the Romance languages are similar, because they all derive from Latin.Muchas de las lenguas románicas son semejantes porque todas derivan del latín.
b. proceder
All of his ideas regarding the new design derived from specific requests from users.Todas sus ideas sobre el nuevo diseño procedían de peticiones específicas de los usuarios.
c. basarse
His method derives from old French culinary techniques.Su método se basa en antiguas técnicas culinarias francesas.
d. provenir
Our new plan isn't entirely original. Some clauses derive from previous drafts.Nuestro nuevo plan no es totalmente original: algunas cláusulas provienen de borradores anteriores.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to obtain)
a. encontrar
She derives pleasure from reading and working on her hobbies every weekend.Encuentra placer en leer y dedicarse a sus pasatiempos todos los fines de semana.
b. obtener
The journalist derived most of his information from secondary sources.El periodista obtuvo la mayor parte de la información de fuentes secundarias.
3. (to have it's origin; used in passive voice)
a. derivar
Most of the island's income is derived from tourism.La mayor parte de los ingresos de la isla deriva del turismo.
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derive
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (pleasure, satisfaction)
a. encontrar
2. (benefit, profit)
a. obtener
to be derived fromderivar or provenir de
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (general)
a.
to derive fromderivar or provenir de
derive [dɪˈraɪv]
transitive verb
[+comfort, pleasure] encontrar;from en; [+profit] sacar; obtener;from de
it derives its name or its name is derived from the Latin word "linum" su nombre viene or procede del latín "linum"; derived demand demanda (f) indirecta
intransitive verb
to derive from [+word, name] proceder de; venir de; [+view, notion] basarse en; [+problem, power, fortune] provenir de
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