maqueta
maqueta(
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keh
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (figure)
a. mock-up
La maqueta del estadio evidenciaba la magnitud de proyecto.The mock-up of the arena demonstrated the magnitude of the project.
b. model
La maqueta de mi invento se cayó al suelo y se rompió.The model of my invention fell to the floor and broke into pieces.
c. scale model
En la maqueta de la ciudad, se observaba la cantidad de puentes que había.In the scale model of the city, you could see the number of bridges that there were.
2. (rough cut)
a. demo
El cantante envió la maqueta con sus canciones a la discográfica.The singer sent his music demo to the record company.
b. demo tape
La maqueta suena muy bien, pero aún hay que pulir la canción.The demo tape sounds cool but the song still needs to be polished.
3. (outline)
a. dummy
En la maqueta de la novela, me di cuenta de que había varias incoherencias cronológicas.In the dummy of the novel, I realized there were some chronological inconsistencies.
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maqueta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (reproducción a escala)
a. (scale) model
maqueta de aviónmodel aircraft
2. (de libro)
a. dummy
3. (de disco)
a. demo (tape)
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maqueta
1 (modelo) model; scale model; mock-up
2 (libro) dummy
3 (Música) demo; demo tape
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