gantry
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gantry
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mechanics)
a. el pórtico
(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 gantry of this crane won't be able to support that much weight.El pórtico de este grúa no va a poder aguantar tanto peso.
2. (aerospace)
a. la torre de lanzamiento
(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 gantry for the rocket is about 50 meters wide.La torre de lanzamiento para el cohete mide unos 50 metros de ancho.
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gantry
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (for crane)
a. el pórtico
(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).
2. (for rocket)
a. la torre de lanzamiento
(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).
3. (for theater lighting)
a. la pasarela de focos or luces, rejilla de iluminación
(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).
4. (in pub)
a. el botellero
(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).
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gantry [ˈɡæntrɪ]
noun
(gen) caballete (m); (for crane, railway signal) pórtico (m); (for rocket) torre (f) de lanzamiento;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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