indicator
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (gauge)
a. el indicador
(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 LED indicator will tell you when the battery needs replacing.El indicador LED le dirá cuándo hay que reemplazar la batería.
2. (sign)
a. el indicador
(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 fuel consumption figures provided by the manufacturer are not a reliable indicator of the car's real performance.Los datos de consumo de combustible facilitados por el fabricante no son un indicador fiable del consumo real del auto.
3. (finance)
a. el indicador
(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 minister declared that the financial indicators suggest no signs of recession.El ministro afirmó que los indicadores financieros apuntan a una ausencia absoluta de recesión.
4. (chemistry)
a. el indicador
(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).
Starch is used as the indicator for the reaction, since its color changes when it reacts with iodine.Como indicador de la reacción se utiliza el almidón, ya que cambia de color al reaccionar con el yodo.
5. (automobile) (United Kingdom)
a. el intermitente
(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).
Did you know your left indicator isn't working?¿Ya sabes que no te funciona el intermitente izquierdo?
b. la direccional
(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)
They tested the indicators at the garage and everything was fine.Probaron las direccionales en el taller y todo estaba bien.
c. el señalizador
(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).
(Southern Cone)
The indicators turn off automatically once the steering wheel returns to its normal position.Los señalizadores se apagan automáticamente una vez que el volante vuelve a la posición normal.
d. el guiñador
(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).
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
The car in front only put his indicator on as he was turning.El auto de adelante puso el guiñador hasta que ya estaba dando vuelta.
e. el señalero
(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).
Regionalism used in Paraguay
(Paraguay)
Regionalism used in Uruguay
(Uruguay)
I put on my indicator to turn right.Puse el señalero para girar a la derecha.
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indicator
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sign)
a. el indicador
(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).
economic indicatorsindicadores económicos
2. (railroad)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
indicator boardpanel de información
3. (aut) (United Kingdom)
a. el intermitente
(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).
b. el guiñador
(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).
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
c. el señalizador
(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).
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
d. el direccional
(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).
la direccional
(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).
e. el señalero
(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).
Regionalism used in Uruguay
(Uruguay)
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indicator [ˈɪndɪkeɪtəʳ]
noun
1 (gen) also (Chem) (Economics) indicador (m)
2 indicators (Aut) intermitentes (m); direccionales (m); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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