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impacto
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impacto(
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pahk
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (hit)
a. impact
Cuando la moto chocó contra un árbol, el impacto mató al motociclista al instante.When his motorbike hit a tree, the impact killed the biker instantly.
2. (from a bullet)
a. wound
El cadáver tenía siete impactos de bala.The body had seven bullet wounds.
b. bullet hole
Tras el tiroteo, hallaron varios impactos en los carros que estaban alrededor.After the shooting, they found several bullet holes in nearby cars.
3. (effect)
a. impact
El divorcio de los padres suele provocar un gran impacto en sus hijos.Parents getting divorced usually has a big impact on their children.
4. (imprint)
a. mark
Llevé el carro al taller para que arreglaran el impacto provocado por la piedra en el parabrisas.I took the car to the repair shop so they could fix the mark from the stone that hit the windshield.
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impacto
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (choque)
a. impact
2. (de bala)
a. hit
3. (señal)
a. (impact) mark
impacto de balabullethole
impacto ambientalenvironmental impact
4. (impresión)
a. impact, strong impression
causar un gran impacto en alguiento make a big impact o impression on somebody
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impacto
1 (golpe) [de vehículo, disparo] impact; (Latinoamérica) punch; blow
impacto de bala bullethole
2 (efecto) [de noticia, cambios, leyes] impact
impacto ambiental environmental impact; impacto político political impact
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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