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expansion

expansion(
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spahn
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (act of expanding)
a. la expansión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Breathe deeply and focus on the expansion of your diaphragm.Respira hondo y concéntrate en la expansión de tu diafragma.
b. la dilatación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(physics)
The expansion of the gas produces a pressure chamber inside the tank.La expansión del gas produce una cámara de presión dentro del tanque.
2. (increase)
a. la ampliación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(production, market)
This quarter saw an enormous expansion in the production of our luxury goods.Este trimestre se registró una ampliación enorme en la producción de nuestros bienes suntuarios.
b. la expansión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(company)
Specialization, rather than expansion, is the key to improving our company.La especialización, antes que la expansión, es la clave para mejorar nuestra empresa.
3.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(mathematics)
a. el desarrollo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The division of two polynomials requires the expansion of the two terms.La división de los dos polinomios requiere el desarrollo de los dos términos.
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expansion
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of solid, gas)
a. la dilatación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (of production, output)
a. la ampliación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
3. (of company)
a. la expansión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
4. (computers)
a.
expansion cardtarjeta de ampliación (de memoria)
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expansion [ɪksˈpænʃən]
noun
[of metal] dilatación (f); [of town, economy, territory] desarrollo (m); [of subject, idea, trade, market] ampliación (f); desarrollo (m); [of production, knowledge] aumento (m); extensión (f); [of number] aumento (m); (Mat) desarrollo (m);
modifier
expansion board (n) (Comput) placa (f) de expansión
expansion bottle (n) (Aut) depósito (m) del agua
expansion bus (n) (Comput) bus (m) de expansión
expansion card (n) (Comput) tarjeta (f) de expansión
expansion slot (n) (Comput) ranura (f) para tarjetas de expansión
expansion tank (n) (Aut) depósito (m) del agua
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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