projection

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projection(
pruh
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jehk
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (estimate or forecast)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
I spent the morning going through figures and sales projections.Pasé la mañana mirando cifras y proyecciones de ventas.
b. el pronóstico
(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).
(M)
It looks as if our projections for growth may need to be revised in light of market instability.A la luz de la inestabilidad del mercado, parece que puede haber que ajustar nuestros pronósticos de crecimiento.
2. (film)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
Traditional film projection has largely been replaced by digital projection in movie theaters these days.Actualmente, la proyección tradicional de las películas se ha sustituido en gran parte por la proyección digital.
3. (psychology)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
Paul accused the chairman of the committee of being aggressive in meetings: a classic case of projection if you ask me.Paul acusó al presidente del comité de ponerse agresivo en las reuniones: un clásico ejemplo de proyección en mi opinión.
4. (singing or public speaking)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
As drama students, we all had to do breathing exercises to improve our voice projection.Como estudiantes de arte dramático, todos teníamos que hacer ejercicios de respiración para mejorar nuestra proyección vocal.
5. (map-making)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
The version of world maps that we're probably most familiar with is the Mercator projection.Probablemente la versión de los mapas mundiales que más conocemos es la proyección de Mercator.
6. (geometry or technical drawing)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
Projections allow you to represent three-dimensional objects on a flat surface.Las proyecciones permiten representar objetos tridimensionales en una superficie plana.
7. (piece that sticks out)
a. el saliente
(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).
(M)
The light had gone out in the tunnel, so I was feeling my way along when I felt a cold, hard projection on the wall.La luz se había apagado en el túnel; por eso avanzaba a tiento cuando toqué un saliente duro y frío en la pared.
b. el resalte
(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).
(M)
Tommy was climbing over the wall when his pants caught on some kind of projection.Tommy franqueaba el muro cuando se le quedó enganchado el pantalón en un resalte de algún tipo.
c. la protuberancia
(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).
(F)
What's the significance of the big, knob-like projection above the door?¿Cuál es el significado de la protuberancia grande y redonda encima de la puerta?
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projection
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of film, in mapmaking, psychological)
a. la proyección
(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).
(F)
2. (cinema)
a.
projection roomsala de proyección
3. (prediction)
a. el estimación f, pronóstico
(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).
(M)
4. (protruding part)
a. el proyección f, saliente
(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).
(M)
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projection [prəˈdʒekʃən]
noun
1 [of image, voice] proyección (f)
2 (overhang) saliente (m); resalto (m); (knob) protuberancia (f)
3 (forecast) (Economics) pronóstico (m)
If current projections of future AIDS cases are accurate ...
4 (in cartography) proyección (f)
5 (Psychology and Psychiatry) proyección (f)
modifier
projection room (n) (Cine) cabina (f) de proyección
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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