rupture

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rupture(
ruhp
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chuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (burst)
a. la ruptura
(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 different ruptures in the duct were all finally sealed.Finalmente se sellaron todas las rupturas del conducto.
b. la rotura
(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 rupture of a pipe flooded the whole building.La rotura de una tubería inundó todo el edificio.
2. (break in relations)
a. la ruptura
(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 rupture in the relationship with his father was inevitable.La ruptura de la relación con su padre era inevitable.
3. (medicine)
a. la ruptura
(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)
(break)
The doctors realized that the rupture of the patient's spleen could be lethal if left untreated.Los médicos se dieron cuenta de que la ruptura del bazo del paciente podía ser letal si no se trataba.
b. la hernia
(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)
(protrusion)
Your pain is being caused by the rupture of one of the discs in your back.La causa de su dolor es una hernia discal en la espalda.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to break)
a. romper
The pressure eventually ruptured the tank.La presión terminó rompiendo el depósito.
5. (to damage a relationship)
a. romper
Liam's deceit ruptured their longstanding friendship.El engaño de Liam rompió su amistad de tantos años.
6. (medicine)
a. herniar
One of the dock workers ruptured himself lifting a crate.Uno de los estibadores se hernió levantando una caja.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
7. (to burst)
a. romperse
Toxic chemicals spilled into the river when the cistern ruptured.Se derramaron sustancias químicas tóxicas en el río cuando se rompió la cisterna.
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rupture
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (breaking)
a. la ruptura
(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. (medicine)
a. la hernia
(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)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (relations, container)
a. romper
4. (medicine)
a.
to rupture oneselfherniarse
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
5. (container, pipeline)
a. romperse
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rupture [ˈrʌptʃəʳ]
noun
(Med) hernia (f); ruptura (f);
transitive verb
1 causar una hernia en; quebrarse
to rupture o.s. causarse una hernia; herniarse; herniarse
2 romper; destruir
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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