fuel pump
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fuel pump(
fyul
 
puhmp
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (gas pump in a gas station)
a. el surtidor
(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).
Fuel pump number 3 is not working, ma'am. You can use number 4.El surtidor número 3 no funciona, señora. Puede usar el número 4.
b. el surtidor de gasolina
(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).
I stopped my car in the gas station right by the fuel pump.Paré mi coche en la gasolinera justo al lado del surtidor de gasolina.
c. la bomba de gasolina
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The sign on the fuel pump said it was out of order.El letrero que había en la bomba de gasolina decía que estaba averiada.
d. la máquina despachadora
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
It's very dangerous to smoke near a fuel pump.Es muy peligroso fumar cerca de una máquina despachadora.
2. (mechanics)
a. la bomba de combustible
(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).
How much does a new fuel pump cost? - I don't know, but I'm sure it's expensive.¿Cuánto cuesta una bomba de combustible nueva? - No lo sé, pero seguro que es cara.
b. la bomba de gasolina
(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 mechanic says my car's fuel pump is broken.El mecánico dice que la bomba de gasolina de mi carro se rompió.
c. la bomba de la gasolina
(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 car has very little power. There may be a problem with the fuel pump.El carro tiene poca potencia. Podría haber un problema con la bomba de la gasolina.
d. la bomba de nafta
(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).
(River Plate)
These are the things you need to remember when replacing your vehicle's fuel pump.Esto es lo que debe recordar al momento de reemplazar la bomba de nafta de su vehículo.
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