memory
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memory(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (faculty)
a. la memoria
(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).
If my memory serves me right, my wedding anniversary is tomorrow.Si la memoria no me falla, mi aniversario de boda es mañana.
2. (recollection)
a. el recuerdo
(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).
That smell of brisket brings back memories of my childhood.Ese olor de falda de res me trae recuerdos de mi infancia.
3. (remembrance)
a. la memoria
(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).
The whole nation held a moment of silence in memory of the victims of the plane crash.La nación entera guardó un momento de silencio en memoria de las víctimas del accidente aéreo.
4. (computing)
a. la memoria
(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).
There is not enough RAM memory in your computer to run this program.No hay suficiente memoria RAM en tu ordenador para ejecutar este programa.
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memory
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (faculty)
a. la memoria
(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).
(computers)
to have a good/bad memorytener buena/mala memoria
if my memory serves me rightsi la memoria no me engaña
from memoryde memoria
to commit something to memorymemorizar algo
there has been famine here within living memoryaquí todavía se recuerdan épocas de hambre
memory losspérdida de memoria
2. (thing remembered)
a. el recuerdo
(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).
good/bad memories (of something)buenos/malos recuerdos (de algo)
my earliest memoriesmis primeros recuerdos
to have no memory of somethingno recordar algo
in memory of…en memoria de…
to take a trip down memory lanevolver al pasado
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memory [ˈmemərɪ]
noun
1 (faculty) memoria (f)
capacity for memory
to commit sth to memory aprender algo de memoria; to lose one's memory perder la memoria; I have a bad memory for faces se me olvida la cara de la gente; he recited the poem from memory recitó el poema de memoria; if my memory serves me si mi memoria no me falla; si mal no recuerdo; to the best of my memory que yo recuerde
to have a memory like a sieve tener malísima memoria
2 (recollection) recuerdo (m)
of blessed memory de feliz recuerdo; de grata memoria; "Memories of a country childhood" "Recuerdos de una infancia campestre"; to have happy memories of sth tener or guardar buenos recuerdos de algo; to keep sb's memory alive guardar el recuerdo de algn; mantener vivo el recuerdo de algn
3 (remembrance)
in memory of to the memory of en memoria de
4 (Comput) memoria (f)
modifier
memory bank (n) banco (m) de memoria
memory card (n) tarjeta (f) de memoria
memory chip (n) chip (m) de memoria
memory lane (n) mundo (m) de los recuerdos (sentimentales)
to take a trip down memory lane adentrarse en el mundo de los recuerdos
memory loss (n) pérdida (f) de memoria
memory management (n) gestión (f) de la memoria
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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