el telar
-the loom
See the entry for telar.


This word is often used in the plural in sense 3).
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (machine)
a. loom
Con el telar se consigue tejer prendas más rápido y de forma más precisa.Clothes can be woven faster and more precisely with a loom.
2. (related to theater)
a. gridiron
El telar que sujeta el decorado no es visible desde las butacas.The gridiron that holds the scenery is not visible from the seats.
3. (factory)
a. textile mill
En estos telares se fabrican las mantelerías que se venden en las tiendas.The table linens sold in stores are made in this textile mill.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (máquina)
a. loom
2. (theater)
a. gridiron
telarestextiles mill
1 (máquina) loom;telares (fábrica) textile mill
; (s)
2 (Teat) gridiron
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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