imprenta
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imprenta(
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prehn
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (establishment)
a. printing house
No te olvides de ir a la imprenta a retirar los panfletos.Don't forget to pick up the pamphlets from the printing house.
b. printer's
Nuestro diseñador gráfico mandó las nuevas versiones del folleto a la imprenta.Our graphic designer sent the new versions of the brochure to the printer's.
2. (machine)
a. printing press
La imprenta que tenemos imprime hasta 100 volantes por minuto.The printing press we own can print up to 100 flyers per minute.
b. press
La imprenta se trabó porque se quedó sin papel.The press jammed because it ran out of paper.
3. (activity)
a. printing
Como una gran parte de los medios son digitales, puede que pronto la imprenta se quede obsoleta.Because so much media is digital, printing may soon become obsolete.
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imprenta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (máquina)
a. (printing) press
2. (establecimiento)
a. printing house
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imprenta
1 (acto) printing
dar o entregar a la imprenta to send for printing
2 (máquina) press
3 (taller) printer's
4 (impresos) printed matter
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