finite
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finite(
fay
-
nayt
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not limitless)
a. finito
There is a finite number of combinations that can be created using these symbols.Hay una cantidad finita de combinaciones que se pueden crear con estos símbolos.
b. limitado
There are several groups competing for finite resources.Hay varios grupos que compiten por recursos limitados.
2. (mathematics)
a. finito
You need to know the difference between finite and infinite sets.Debes conocer la diferencia entre conjuntos finitos e infinitos.
3.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(grammar)
a. conjugado
You have to underline all the finite verbs in the text.Tienes que subrayar todos los verbos conjugados que hay en el texto.
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finite
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. finito(a)
2. (grammar)
a. conjugado(a) (verb)
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finite [ˈfaɪnaɪt]
adjective
1 (limited) (of distance) finito; [+resources] limitado
is the universe finite? ¿el universo es finito?; to make the best use of finite resources hacer el mejor uso posible de recursos limitados; we have only a finite amount of money to invest solo disponemos de una cantidad limitada de dinero para invertir
2 (Ling) [+mood, verb] conjugado
modifier
finite verb (n) verbo (m) conjugado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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