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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relating to machines)
a. mecánico
The first mechanical clocks were invented at the end of the 13th century.Los primeros relojes mecánicos se inventaron a finales del siglo XIII.
b. maquinal
Some mechanical toys have very life-like movements.Algunos juguetes maquinales tienen movimientos muy reales.
2. (automatic)
a. mecánico
Her voice sounded mechanical, as if her thoughts were elsewhere.Hablaba con voz mecánica como si estuviera pensando en otra cosa.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (also fig)
a. mecánico(a)
mechanical engineeringeniero(a) industrial
mechanical engineeringingeniería industrial
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mechanical [mɪˈkænɪkəl]
1 [+toy, problem, failure, device] mecánico
2 (unthinking) [+behaviour, reply] mecánico; maquinal;
mechanical engineer (n) ingenieroaingeniera (m) (f) mecánicoamecánica;a ingeniera a mecánica
mechanical engineering (n) ingeniería (f) mecánica
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mechanical engineering
la ingeniería mecánica
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