symbol
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symbol(
sihm
-
buhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (representation)
a. el símbolo
(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).
Nelson Mandela is the symbol of the struggle against racial oppression in South Africa.Nelson Mandela es el símbolo de la lucha contra la opresión racial en Sudáfrica.
2. (chemistry)
a. el símbolo
(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 symbol for silver is Ag.El símbolo de la plata es Ag.
3. (mathematics)
a. el signo
(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 mathematical symbol for division is /.El signo matemático para la división es /.
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symbol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el símbolo
(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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symbol [ˈsɪmbəl]
noun
1 (representation) símbolo (m)
she became a symbol of hope to the downtrodden se convirtió en un símbolo de esperanza para los oprimidos
the monarchy is the special symbol of nationhood Yeats resumes his argument for the Rose as an Irish symbol I use sunflowers as symbols of strength she had a silver peace symbol hanging on a chain around her neck she wore a silver peace symbol her life-saving evacuation to a hospital outside the war-zone became \a symbol of hope\ to thousands of refugees
2 (Chem) símbolo (m); (Mat) signo (m)
the chemical symbol for mercury el símbolo químico del mercurio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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