inmediaciones
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inmediaciones(
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (nearby area)
a. vicinity
Hubo altercados entre algunos aficionados y la policía en las inmediaciones del estadio.There were clashes between fans and the police in the vicinity of the stadium.
b. surrounding area
El detective encontró casquillos de bala en las inmediaciones.The detective found bullet casings in the surrounding area.
inmediación
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(quality of being immediate)
a. immediateness
La radio se caracteriza por su inmediación.Radio is characterized by immediateness.
b. immediacy
El uso que el director hace de la cámara pretende transmitir inmediación.The director's use of the camera is aimed at conveying immediacy.
3.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(legal)
a. immediacy
La inmediación judicial requiere la presencia del juez.Judicial immediacy requires the judge to be present.
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inmediaciones
surrounding area
singular
; (s)
vicinity
singular
; (s)
en las inmediaciones del bosque in the area around the forest; in the vicinity of the forest
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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