protocol
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protocol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (norms)
a. el protocolo
(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're not prepared to follow our protocol, then perhaps you'd better go work elsewhere.Si no estás dispuesto a seguir nuestro protocolo, tal vez deberías irte a trabajar a otro lugar.
2. (diplomatic etiquette)
a. el protocolo
(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).
The ambassador knew he was violating the protocol when he spoke to the governor that way.El embajador sabía que violaba el protocolo cuando le habló así al gobernador.
3. (draft of treaty)
a. el protocolo
(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).
This protocol is a multilateral proposal to increase access to healthcare in developing countries.Este protocolo es una propuesta multilateral para ampliar el acceso a la salud en países en desarrollo.
4. (computing)
a. el protocolo
(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 it weren't for the internet protocol, we wouldn't be able to send data to other people.Si no fuera por el protocolo de internet, no podríamos enviar datos a otras personas.
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protocol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el protocolo
(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).
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protocol [ˈprəʊtəkɒl]
noun
protocolo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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