fracture
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fracture(
frahk
-
chuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (crack)
a. la fractura
(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 patient arrived at the hospital with a skull fracture after a serious car accident.El paciente llegó al hospital con una fractura craneal tras un accidente automovilístico.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to break)
a. fracturar
The impact of the hammer fractured the stone wall.El martillazo fracturó el muro de piedra.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to become broken)
a. fracturarse
At some point in time, the antique vase began to slowly fracture.En algún momento, el antiguo jarrón empezó a fracturarse poco a poco.
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fracture
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la fractura
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. fracturar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. fracturarse
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fracture [ˈfræktʃəʳ]
noun
(Med) (gen) fractura (f);
transitive verb
fracturar
to fracture one's arm fracturarse el brazo
intransitive verb
fracturarse
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
fracture I fracture
The word fracture is the present subjunctive form of fracturar in the first person singular. There are other translations for this conjugation. See the full fracturar conjugation.
fracturar
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fracturar(
frahk
-
too
-
rahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to crack)
a. to fracture
El violento impacto le fracturó las piernas al piloto.The violent collision fractured the driver's legs.
b. to break
Los mafiosos le fracturaron los dedos para que hablara.The mobsters broke his fingers to make him talk.
fracturarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (to break)
a. to fracture
Me fracturé el brazo jugando al rugby.I fractured my arm playing rugby.
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fracturar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to fracture
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to fracture
fracturarse un brazo/una piernato fracture one's arm/leg
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fracturar
intransitive verb
to fracture
pronominal verb
fracturarse to fracture
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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