interchange
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interchange
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to exchange)
a. intercambiar
The washing machine installer interchanged the hot and cold water hoses.El instalador de la lavadora intercambió las mangueras de agua caliente y fría.
b. canjear
The two governments have interchanged prisoners.Los dos gobiernos canjearon prisioneros.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (exchange)
a. el intercambio
(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 chamber of commerce held a meeting of local business owners for the interchange of views.La cámara de comercio celebró una reunión de empresarios locales para el intercambio de puntos de vista.
b. el cambio
(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 Internet has stimulated the interchange of ideas all around the world.El Internet ha estimulado el cambio de ideas en todo el mundo.
c. el canje
(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 president negotiated an interchange of prisoners in order to bring our agents home.El presidente negoció un canje de prisioneros para traer a nuestros agentes a casa.
3. (transportation)
a. el enlace
(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).
A new interchange is needed to reduce traffic where the three major highways meet.Se necesita un nuevo enlace para reducir el tráfico en el lugar donde se juntan las tres carreteras principales.
b. el nudo de carreteras
(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).
There are five different levels in the city's main interchange.Hay cinco niveles en el nudo de carreteras principal de la ciudad.
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interchange
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (exchange)
a. el intercambio
(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).
2. (on motorway)
a. el enlace m, nudo de carreteras
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. intercambiar
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interchange
[ˌɪntəˈtʃeɪndʒ]
transitive verb
1 (exchange) [+views, ideas] intercambiar; cambiar; [+prisoners, publications] canjear
2 (alternate) alternar
[ˈɪntətʃeɪndʒ]
noun
1 [of views, ideas] intercambio (m); cambio (m); [of prisoners, publications] canje (m)
2 (on motorway etc) nudo (m) de carreteras; paso (m) elevado; paso (m) a desnivel; (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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