offset
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offset(
af
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seht
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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. (compensation)
a. la compensación
(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).
I bought the plane tickets, and payed a surcharge as an offset for the carbon emitted during the flight.Compré los pasajes de avión, y pagué un recargo en compensación por el carbono emitido durante el vuelo.
2. (printing)
a. el offset
(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).
If you want to print by offset, your graphics should be limited to two colors.Si quiere hacer la impresión en offset, sus gráficas no deben tener más de dos colores.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to counterbalance)
a. compensar
The government offered assistance to offset losses caused by the recent hurricane.El gobierno ofreció asistencia para compensar las pérdidas provocadas por el huracán reciente.
4. (printing)
a. imprimir en offset
Since we need 500 brochures, to offset them would be cheaper than to print them digitally.Como necesitamos 500 folletos, imprimirlos en offset sería más barato que la impresión digital.
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offset
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (typography)
a. el offset
(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).
(process)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. compensar
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offset [ˈɒfset] offset (past)
noun
1 (counterbalancing factor) compensación (f)
2 (Tip) offset (m)
3 (Hort) (layer) acodo (m); (bulb) bulbo (m) reproductor
4 (Archit) retallo (m)
transitive verb
1 (compensate for) compensar
higher prices will be offset by wage increases los aumentos de precios serán compensados por incrementos salariales
2 (counteract) contrarrestar; contrapesar
to offset A against B contrapesar A y B
modifier
offset lithography (n)
offset printing See culture box in entry offset.
offset press (n) prensa (f) offset
offset printing (n) impresión (f) con offset
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offset
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offset(
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seht
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (printing)
a. offset
En esta copistería utilizamos el offset digital para imprimir las camisetas.In this copy shop we use digital offset to print on T-shirts.
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offset
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (printing)
a. offset
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offset [ˈofset]
(Tipografía) offset
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