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artefacto
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artefacto(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (apparatus)
a. device
¿Para qué sirve este artefacto? - Tiene multiples funciones; es algo muy práctico.What is this device for? - It has multiple functions; it's very practical.
2. (archeology)
a. artifact
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El arqueólogo encontró vasijas de barro y otros artefactos en el sitio de la excavación.The archeologist found clay vessels and other artifacts in the excavation site.
b. artefact (United Kingdom)
El museo ha abierto una sala de artefactos romanos.The museum has opened a section with Roman artefacts.
3. (lighting)
a. fitting
Necesito reemplazar uno de los artefactos de iluminación de la entrada de la casa.I need to replace one of the light fittings by the front door.
b. fixture
Los artefactos de iluminación que fabrica esta compañía son de muy buena calidad.The light fixtures made by this company are very good quality.
4. (electrical appliance)
a. appliance
Este almacén vende todo tipo de artefactos para el hogar.This store sells all kinds of appliances for the home.
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artefacto
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. device
artefacto eléctricoelectrical household appliance
artefacto explosivoexplosive device
artefactos de iluminaciónlight fittings and fixtures
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artefacto
1 (Técnica) device; appliance
artefacto explosivo bomb; explosive device
artefacto incendiario incendiary device
artefacto infernal bomb; explosive device
artefacto nuclear nuclear device
artefactos de alumbrado light fittings; light fixtures
2 (Arqueología) artefact; artifact; (EEUU)
3 (Automóviles) old crock; jalopy (familiar); old banger (familiar)
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