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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (commerce)
a. operativo
There are rumors that the airline will lose its operating license as a result of this flagrant breach of regulations.Corren rumores de que la línea aérea va a perder su licencia operativa por esta violación flagrante de las reglas.
b. de funcionamiento
Before opening a restaurant, you'll need to apply for an operating license.Antes de abrir un restaurante, tendrás que solicitar una licencia de funcionamiento.
c. de explotación
We're looking at ways to cut operating costs, for instance by automating some processes.Buscamos formas de reducir los gastos de explotación, por ejemplo automatizando algunos procesos.
2. (mechanics or technology)
a. de funcionamiento
Smart technology allows you to monitor and increase the operating time of machinery.La tecnología inteligente te permite controlar y aumentar el tiempo de funcionamiento de la maquinaria.
b. operativo
Why don't you download a copy of the operating instructions from the Internet?¿Por qué no descargas de internet las instrucciones operativas?
3. (computing)
a. operativo
Which operating programs are installed on your PC?¿Qué programas operativos están instalados en tu PC?
4. (medicine)
a. quirúrgico
The surgeon claimed that there had been a problem with the operating lamps during the procedure.La cirujana afirmó que había surgido un problema con las luces quirúrgicas durante el procedimiento.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
operating costscostos or
operating roomquirófano m
2. (computers)
operating systemsistema operativo
3. (medicine)
operating tablemesa de operaciones
operating theaterquirófano m
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operating [ˈɒpəreɪtɪŋ]
1 (Comm) [+budget, assets] de explotación
the company's four hotels are the only operating assets now open With an operating budget of dollars 9m ( pounds 4. 6m), the UN security forces should be in place within days President Bush also offered to trim the White House operating budget by one-third if Congress did the same
operating costs or expenses gastos (m) de explotación; operating loss pérdida (f) de explotación
In 1989 the company sustained a net operating loss The Swedish carmaker Volvo has reported an overall operating loss for the first time in 60 year
operating profit beneficio (m) de explotación
operating profits slumped from Pounds 34.3m to Pounds 29.55m Berlitz recorded a fall in third quarter net earnings, in spite of an increase in operating profits
2 (Comput)
operating system sistema (m) operativo
3 (Téc)
operating conditions condiciones (f) de funcionamiento
A microcomputer monitors the ignition process, adjusting it to suit a wide variety of operating conditions under normal operating conditions the aircraft is capable of...
operating room (n) (US) (Med) quirófano (m); sala (f) de operaciones
operating table (n) (Med) mesa (f) de operaciones
operating theatre (n) (Med) quirófano (m); sala (f) de operaciones
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