micro
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micro
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computing)
a. la microcomputadora
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The company manufactures a whole range of computers, from micros to mainframes.La empresa fabrica toda una gama de computadoras, desde microcomputadoras hasta computadoras centrales.
b. el microordenador
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The software was originally designed for desktop micros.El software fue diseñado originalmente para microordenadores de escritorio.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (very small)
a. micro
The study analyzes the effects of this policy at both the macro and micro levels.El estudio analiza los efectos de esta política tanto a nivel macro como micro.
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micro
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computers)
a. el microordenador
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. la microcomputadora
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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micro [ˈmaɪkrəʊ]
noun
1 (Comput) microcomputadora (f); microordenador (m); (Esp)
2 (microwave) microondas (m)
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micro
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micro(
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kroh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(microphone)
a. mike
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
"Probando, probando. Uno, dos, tres, cuatro", dijo el cantante con el micro."Check, check. One, two, three, four." The singer said on the mike.
b. mic
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¿Puedes subir el volumen del micro?Can you raise the volume of the mic?
2. (passenger vehicle)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
a. bus
El micro chocó con un camión cerca de Santa Fé y murieron 40 personas.The bus crashed with a truck near Santa Fe and 40 people died.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(small passenger vehicle)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. minibus
El micro se quedó sin combustible a 13 kilómetros de la ciudad.The minibus ran out of gas 13 kilometers away from the city.
b. small bus
Los alumnos del jardín de infantes se subieron a un micro y viajaron a una granja.The kindergarten students jumped on a minibus and went on to a farm.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(electrical appliance)
a. microwave
Ángela calentó el café en el micro.Angela heated her coffee in the microwave.
b. microwave oven
¿Sabes cómo cocinar arroz en el micro?Do you know how to cook rice in the microwave oven?
5. (computing)
a. micro
El micro cambió el ámbito de la computación hogareña pues el público dejó de lado los procesadores más voluminosos.The micro changed the field of home computing as people turned away from bulkier processors.
b. microprocessor
Cuesta creer que un micro tan pequeño contenga todas las funciones de una CPU.It is hard to believe that such a tiny microprocessor might contain all the CPU functions.
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micro
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. mike
2. (microbús)
a. minibus
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micro
(Rad) mike (familiar)
micro
(microbús) (And) (S. Cone) (de corta distancia) minibus; (S. Cone) (de larga distancia) bus;
micro
(Informática) micro; microcomputer
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