spanner

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spanner(
spah
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nuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (flat tool) (United Kingdom)
a. la llave inglesa
(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).
I bought a 25-piece combination spanner set.Compré un juego de llaves inglesas combinadas de 25 piezas.
2. (cylindrical tool) (United Kingdom)
a. la llave de tubo
(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).
Do you have a spanner that will fit this nut?¿Tienes una llave de tubo que se ajuste a esta tuerca?
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spanner
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la llave plana
(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).
(United Kingdom)
2. (fig)
a.
to throw a spanner in the worksaguar la fiesta
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spanner [ˈspænəʳ]
noun
(gen) llave (f) de tuercas; llave (f) de tubo; (adjustable) llave (f) inglesa
to throw or put a spanner in the works meter un palo en la rueda
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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