incidir
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incidir(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(to have an impact)
a. to have a bearing
El entorno social del alumno incide en la capacidad de aprendizaje.A pupil's social environment has a bearing on his or her learning ability.
b. to influence
Las opiniones de mi mentor inciden directamente sobre las mías.My mentor's opinions directly influence mine.
c. to affect
La dieta y el ejercicio son factores que inciden sobre la salud en general.Diet and exercise are factors which affect one's general health.
2.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(to place emphasis)
a. to stress
El profesor incidió en que era importante memorizar las fechas para aprobar el examen.The teacher stressed that it was important to memorize the dates in order to pass the exam.
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(to lapse)
a. to fall
No se debe incidir en el error común de agregar demasiada agua a la mezcla.One shouldn't fall into the common error of adding too much water to the mixture.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (medicine)
a. to incise
El cirujano incidió el abdomen, dejando expuesto el estómago.The surgeon incised the abdomen, exposing the stomach.
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incidir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a.
incidir ento fall into, to lapse into
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incidir
intransitive verb
1
incidir en (afectar) to influence; affect; (recaer sobre) to have a bearing on; incidir en un error to make a mistake; el impuesto incide más en ellos the tax affects them most; the tax hits them hardest; la familia ha incidido fuertemente en la historia the family has influenced history a lot
2 (hacer hincapié)
incidir en un tema to stress a subject
transitive verb
(Med) to incise
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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