information
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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. (knowledge)
a. la información
(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).
She couldn't gather all the necessary information for her paper.No pudo recopilar toda la información necesaria para su trabajo.
2. (data)
a. la información
(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).
She still has to enter information in the spreadsheet.Todavía queda colocar la información en la hoja de cálculo.
Information
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
3.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(telephone service)
a. la información
(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).
If you don't know his telephone number, call Information.Si no conoces su número de teléfono, llama a información.
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information
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (news, facts)
a. la información
(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).
a piece of informationuna información, un dato
for your informationpara tu información
information bureauoficina de información
information deskmostrador de información
2. (computers)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
information processingproceso de datos
information retrievalrecuperación de la información
information scienceinformática f
information societysociedad de la información
information superhighwayautopista de la información
information technologyinformática f
3. (telephone)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la información
(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).
b. la informaciones
(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)
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information [ˌɪnfəˈmeɪʃən]
noun
información (f); (knowledge) conocimientos (m)
a piece of information un dato
information información
to ask for information pedir información; to gather information about or on sth reunir información sobre algo; informarse sobre algo; to give sb information about or on sth/sb proporcionar información a algn sobre algo/algn; who gave you this information? ¿quién le dio esta información?; we weren't given enough information about the risks involved no nos informaron suficientemente sobre los riesgos que entrañaba; we have no information on that point no tenemos información sobre ese particular; for your information para su información; for your information, I asked him to come! para que te enteres, ¡le pedí que viniera!
modifier
information bureau (n) oficina (f) de información
information desk (n) información (f)
information office (n)
information bureau See culture box in entry information.
information pack (n) (Britain) material (m) informativo
The forms needed are available in an information pack from the Inland Revenue The Institute of Translation & Interpreting has a useful information pack for would-be translators and interpreters
information processing (n) procesamiento (m) de la información
information retrieval (n) recuperación (f) de la información
information science (n) informática (f); gestión (f) de la información
information service (n) servicio (m) de información
information superhighway (n) superautopista (f) de la información
information technology (n) informática (f)
information theory (n) teoría (f) de la información
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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