piloto
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el piloto, la piloto(
pee
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loh
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toh
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (profession)
a. pilot (of an aircraft)
El piloto se desmayó y el copiloto tomó el control del avión.The pilot fainted and the copilot took control of the plane.
b. driver (de un coche)
Sacaron a la piloto del coche destrozado antes de que se prendiera fuego.The driver was pulled out of the wrecked car before it burst into flames.
c. rider (of a motorcycle or bicycle)
El piloto que me chocó dejó su moto tirada y se fue corriendo.The rider who collided with me abandoned his bike and ran off.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (automobile)
a. taillight
Alguien rompió el piloto de su Mercedes-Benz con un bate.Someone smashed the taillight of his Mercedes-Benz with a bat.
b. rear light
El piloto se enciende cuando se pisa los frenos.The rear light will go on when you step on the brakes.
3. (electrical appliance)
a. pilot light
Oigo el gas pero el piloto no se prende.I hear the gas but the pilot light won't go on.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (experimental)
a. pilot
Si el episodio piloto tiene éxito, la cadena contratará una temporada entera.If the pilot episode is successful, the network will sign for an entire season.
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piloto
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de avión, barco)
a. pilot
2. (de coche)
a. driver
piloto comercialairline pilot
piloto de pruebastest pilot
3. (luz; de coche)
a. tail light
4. (de aparato)
a. pilot light
piloto automáticoautomatic pilot
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5. (general)
a. pilot
piso pilotoshow flat
6. (tv)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
programa pilotopilot (program)
proyecto pilotopilot project
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piloto
1 (Aeronáutica) pilot
segundo piloto co-pilot
piloto de caza fighter pilot
piloto de pruebas test pilot
2 [de coche] driver; racing driver; [de moto] rider
piloto de pruebas (Automóviles) test driver
3 (Náutica) navigator; navigation officer
piloto de puerto harbour pilot
4 (guía) guide; (en exploración) pathfinder
1 (aparato)
piloto automático automatic pilot
piloto de combate fighter pilot
los problemas que conlleva volar después de haber buceado y la [despresurización] brusca de los [pilotos de combate.]
2 (luz) pilot; pilot light; (Automóviles) tail light; rear light
piloto de alarma flashing light
piloto de niebla fog light; fog lamp
Los [pilotos de niebla] se montan por debajo de la placa de la matrícula.
adjective
pilot
estudio piloto pilot study; planta piloto pilot plant; programa piloto pilot programme o program; (EEUU) piso piloto show flat
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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