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estímulo

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estímulo(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (reward)
a. encouragement
Un viaje al parque de atracciones para los alumnos que saquen buenas notas es un buen estímulo.A trip to a theme park for those students who obtain good grades serves as good encouragement.
b. incentive
Un extra de 300 euros por cumplir los objetivos marcados es un buen estímulo para los trabajadores.A bonus of 300 euros for fulfilling the marked objectives is an good incentive for the employees.
2. (psychology)
a. stimulus
El psicólogo utilizó un estímulo sensorial para que el paciente reprocesara su trauma.The psychologist used a sensorial stimulus so that the patient would reprocess his trauma.
3. (biology)
a. stimulus
Los doctores le van a hacer algunas pruebas al paciente para ver entender cómo responde a estímulos visuales.Doctors are going to run some tests on the patient to see how he responds to visual stimuli.
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estímulo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (aliciente)
a. incentive
2. (ánimo)
a. encouragement
3. (de un órgano)
a. stimulus
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estímulo
1 (Psicología) stimulus
2 (incentivo) incentive
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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