intermedio
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (middle)
a. intermediate
¿Estudias portugués? Sí, estoy en el nivel intermedio.Do you study Portuguese? - Yes. I'm at an intermediate level.
b. halfway
El prototipo se encuentra en la etapa intermedia.The prototype is at a halfway stage.
2. (average)
a. medium
Solo tenía dinero para comprar un celular de precio intermedio.I could only afford buying a medium-priced cellphone.
3. (in between)
a. intervening
Mi familia se mudó a Uruguay durante el periodo intermedio de las guerras.My family moved to Uruguay during the intervening period between the wars.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4. (theater)
a. interval
Durante el intermedio, algunos salieron del teatro para fumar.During the interval, some people went outside the theater to smoke.
5. (film)
a. intermission
"Lo que el viento se llevó" tiene una obertura y un intermedio."Gone with the wind" has an overture and an intermission.
6. (television)
a. break
Luego del intermedio, entrevistaré al actor sobre su última película.After the break, I will interview the actor about his new movie.
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intermedio
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (etapa)
a. intermediate, halfway
2. (calidad)
a. average
3. (tamaño)
a. medium
4. (tiempo)
a. intervening
5. (espacio)
a. in between
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
6. ((gen) &)
a. interval
7. (cinema)
a. intermission
8. (tv)
a. break
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intermedio
adjective
1 [+etapa, grupo, nivel] intermediate; [+periodo] intervening
omitió un paso intermedio del razonamiento he missed out an intermediate stage in the reasoning; los estratos sociales intermedios the middle classes; un punto intermedio entre colonialismo e independencia a halfway house between colonialism and independence; en un punto intermedio entre Córdoba y Montoro halfway between Córdoba and Montoro; un tono intermedio entre gris y negro a shade halfway between grey and black
2 [+tamaño, talla] medium
de tamaño intermedio medium-sized
1 (Teat) interval; (TV) break; (Cine) intermission
2
por intermedio de by means of; through the intermediary of
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nivel intermedio
intermediate level
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