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1. (computing) 
The image on my new monitor is incredibly sharp.La imagen de mi monitor nuevo es increíblemente nítida.
This computer includes a 28-inch monitor.Esta computadora viene con una pantalla de 28 pulgadas.
2. (education) 
Jessica will be the art monitor this week.Jessica será la encargada de los materiales de arte esta semana.
Ken hopes the teacher will choose him as monitor next term.Ken espera que la profesora lo elija para ser ayudante el próximo semestre.
Jake and I are hall monitors this semester.Jake y yo somos vigilantes de pasillo este trimestre.
3. (observer) 
The UN has sent a team of monitors to the conflict zone.La ONU envió un equipo de supervisores a la zona de conflicto.
4. (animal) 
a. el varano (M) (lizard) 
Monitors can grow to over three meters.Los varanos pueden crecer hasta más de tres metros.
5. (measuring device) 
The patient wore a heart-rate monitor to measure his heart's activity for 24 hours.El paciente llevó puesto un monitor del ritmo cardiaco para medir la actividad de su corazón durante 24 horas.
6. (television) 
The director of the show coordinates the camera shots from a monitor off set.El director del programa coordina las tomas de cámara desde un monitor afuera del plató.
transitive verb
7. (to observe) 
a. controlar 
The city monitors the condition of its wells daily.La ciudad controla el estado de sus pozos de agua diariamente.
b. observar 
Our team monitored Nicaragua's first democratic elections.Nuestro equipo observó las primeras elecciones democráticas de Nicaragua.
c. seguir 
The nurse will constantly monitor your condition and give you medication as you need.La enfermera seguirá constantemente su estado y le suministrará los medicamentos que necesite.
She monitors her students' progress with weekly quizzes.Monitoriza el progreso de sus estudiantes mediante exámenes semanales.
The navigator carefully monitored the radar as the plane flew into the clouds.El navegante monitoreó cuidadosamente el radar cuando el avión se metió en las nubes.
8. (to listen to) 
a. escuchar 
The inventors developed remote controlled cockroaches for monitoring conversations.Los inventores desarrollaron cucarachas por control remoto para escuchar conversaciones.
monitor
Noun
1. (supervisor) 
a. el supervisor(ora) (M)la supervisor(ora) (F) 
2. (television) 
a. la pantalla (F) 
3. (computers) 
a. el monitor (M) 
transitive verb
4. (general) 
a. controlar 
monitor [ˈmɒnɪtəʳ]
noun
1 (TV) (Comput) (Med) monitor (m)
a desktop computer monitor was flashing a check-list of questions a list of names and telephone numbers appeared on the monitor screen [heart] (rate) monitor the heart monitor shows low levels of consciousness he was watching the test on the television monitor the prison is surrounded by spotlights, video monitors, motion detectors and double fences the lyrics are flashed onto video monitors behind the stage a [colour] monitor I need a colour monitor to do this work and I only have a monochrome one
2 (person) supervisorasupervisora (m) (f);a supervisora (Rad) radioescucha (m); (Educ) encargadoaencargada (m) (f) de la disciplina;a encargada (de la disciplina)
a team of UN monitors will oversee elections government monitors will continue to accompany reporters European Community monitors arrived by boat to try to negotiate the withdrawal of military forces she is employed as a monitor at Government Communications Headquarters, specializing in Arabic
human rights monitors supervisores de los derechos humanos
transitive verb
1 (control, check) [+progress, process] seguir (la marcha de); controlar; [+elections] observar; (with machine) monitorizar; monitorear
we are monitoring the situation closely estamos observando or controlando la situación de cerca
a nurse monitors the patient's progress the Government is monitoring smog levels in British cities you need feedback to monitor progress an RAF Hercules which will follow them to monitor the progress of the operation weight training is easy, and monitoring your progress is simple and satisfying in the radio room, an operator monitors the progress of ships steaming up or down the river George Herman has been monitoring the progress of the Persian Gulf War he has monitored the progress of the building work with a series of photographs his bookkeeping system was inadequate to monitor expenses and losses officials had not been allowed to monitor the voting we are obviously very concerned and anxious to identify the virus - we are monitoring the situation extremely carefully Gerald Butt has been monitoring the situation for the BBC from Cyprus a group of 18 human rights observers was sent to Haiti to monitor the situation we monitor the patient's temperature, blood pressure and heart rate sensors taped to her chest help monitor her condition this machine monitors the patient's progress she was oblivious to the numerous tubes and wires which constantly monitor her condition every breath the patient takes is logged in the computer monitoring his progress it is useful in diagnosing and monitoring the progress of certain heart diseases
2 (Rad) [+foreign broadcasts, station] escuchar
Peter Murray is in London and has been monitoring reports out of Monrovia he would be afraid the tug might be monitoring his radio calls the devices are normally used to monitor CB radio and aircraft transmissions intelligence forces throughout Europe were monitoring all radio traffic to and from the jet Mike Theodoulou has been monitoring Baghdad radio from Nicosia Ladany joined the BBC and its American counterpart in monitoring Chinese radio broadcasts
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masculine noun
1. (screen) 
a. monitor 
La computadora de Becky vino con un monitor de 22 pulgadas.Becky's computer came with a 22-inch monitor.
2. (device) 
a. monitor 
El paciente tiene un monitor de presión sanguínea al lado de su cama.The patient has a blood pressure monitor next to his bed.
masculine or feminine noun
3. (teacher) 
Samuel aprendió a esquiar con un monitor de esquí.Samuel learned to ski with a skiing instructor.
monitor
Noun
1. (persona) 
a. instructor 
monitor de esquískiing instructor
2. (inform & mec) 
a. monitor 
monitor en colorcolor monitor
monitora monitora
(persona) (Dep) instructor; coach; [de gira] group leader
monitor(a) de campamento camp leader
monitor(a) de esquí ski instructor
monitor(a) de natación swimming instructor
Es preferible que esta labor esté en manos de [monitores de natación]con amplia experiencia en la tarea de iniciar a los pequeños en la piscina.
monitor(a) deportivo/a (gen) sports coach; (en escuela) games coach
Un terapeuta ocupacional, con tres monitores auxiliares, cinco dipomados en enfermería, un psicólogo, un asistente social y un [monitor deportivo.] Se ha tenido en cuenta potenciar algunos servicios culturales, deportivos y sociales con dotaciones para la plaza de [animador cultural,] [monitores deportivos] o mantenimiento del [Hogar del Pensionista.]
también (Informática) (Técnica) monitor
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