marking

USAGE NOTE
This word is often used in the plural in the sense shown in 1).
marking(
mar
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kihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (indication)
a. la marca
(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).
(F)
The spelunkers found some strange markings carved into the wall of the cave.Los espeleólogos encontraron unas marcas extrañas grabadas en la pared de la cueva.
b. la mancha
(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).
(F)
(on an animal)
You can identify that bird by its characteristic markings.Se puede identificar esa ave por sus manchas características.
c. la señal
(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).
(F)
Our guide left markings along the path to help us find our way back out of the woods.Nuestro guía dejó señales por la senda para orientarnos al volver a salir del bosque.
2. (education) (United Kingdom)
a. la corrección
(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).
(F)
All this marking will take me the entire weekend!¡Toda esta corrección me va a llevar todo el fin de semana!
3. (sports) (United Kingdom)
a. el marcaje
(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).
(M)
The defense used a lot of marking during today's match.La defensa utilizó mucho marcaje durante el partido de hoy.
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marking
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a.
markingsmarcas fpl, manchas fpl
marking inktinta indeleble
2. (of essay, exam)
a. la corrección
(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).
(F)
I've got a lot of marking to dotengo que corregir muchos exámenes
marking [ˈmɑːkɪŋ]
noun
1 (mark) señal (f); marca (f); (on animal) pinta (f); (colouration) coloración (f)
2 (Britain) (Educ) corrección (f) de exámenes, deberes etc; (de exámenes, deberes etc)
3 (Ftbl) marcaje (m)
Liverpool were let down by bad marking They'll need to improve their marking if they're not to concede more goals
modifier
marking ink (n) tinta (f) indeleble
marking pen (n) rotulador (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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