footprint
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footprint(
foot
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prihnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mark)
a. la huella
(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).
Two sets of footprints went across the hillside toward the woods.Dos conjuntos de huellas cruzaban la ladera en dirección al bosque.
b. la pisada
(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).
The bloodhound sniffed at the footprints by the deserted car.El sabueso olió las pisadas que había junto al carro abandonado.
2. (effect)
a. el impacto
(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).
It's not enough to be a profitable company; we need to be aware of the social footprint of our activities.No es suficiente ser una compañía rentable; tenemos que ser conscientes del impacto social de nuestras actividades.
b. la huella
(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).
We're looking at some new strategies to reduce our carbon footprint as a company.Estamos considerando algunas nuevas estrategias para reducir nuestra huella de carbono como empresa.
3. (used area)
a. el espacio ocupado
(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).
The company is trying to reduce its footprint by consolidating its premises.La empresa está procurando reducir el espacio ocupado concentrando sus instalaciones.
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footprint
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la huella f, pisada
(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).
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footprint [ˈfʊtprɪnt]
noun
huella (f); pisada (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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