combine
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combine(
kam
-
bayn
,
kuhm
-
bayn
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to join or mix together)
a. combinar
Our products combine quality with design.Nuestros productos combinan calidad y diseño.
b. mezclar
Combine all the ingredients in a bowl, and mix.Mezcle todos los ingredientes en un bol y remuévalos.
c. aunar
If we combine our forces, we will be more powerful.Si aunamos nuestras fuerzas, seremos más poderosos.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to come together)
a. combinarse
Two hydrogen atoms combine to form a hydrogen molecule.Dos átomos de hidrógeno se combinan para formar una molécula de hidrógeno.
b. unirse
The four kings combined to fight against a common enemy.Los cuatro reyes se unieron para combatir a un enemigo común.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (economy or politics)
a. el grupo
(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 new combine now controls the majority of the car factories.El nuevo grupo controla ahora la mayoría de las fábricas de automóviles.
4. (agriculture)
a. la cosechadora
(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 have a licence to drive combines.Tengo licencia para manejar cosechadoras.
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combine
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
combine (harvester)cosechadora f
2. (economics)
a. el grupo empresarial
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. combinar
to combine business with pleasurecombinar los negocios con el placer
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (people)
a. unirse
5. (merge)
a. unirse, combinarse
6. (chemical elements)
a. combinarse
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combine
transitive verb
[kəmˈbaɪn]
to combine (with) combinar (con); the film combines humour with suspense la película combina el humor con el suspense; to combine business with pleasure combinar los negocios con el placer; expertise combined with charm la pericia combinada con la simpatía; he combines all the qualities of a leader reúne todas las cualidades de un líder; it's difficult to combine a career with a family es difícil compaginar la profesión con la vida familiar; a combined effort un esfuerzo conjunto; a combined operation (Mil) una operación conjunta
intransitive verb
[kəmˈbaɪn]
1 (join together) combinarse; unirse
to combine with aunarse con; to combine against sth/sb unirse en contra de algo/algn
2 (Chem)
to combine (with) combinarse (con); mezclarse (con)
noun
[ˈkɒmbaɪn]
1 (Comm) asociación (f)
2 (also combine harvester) cosechadora (f)
modifier
[ˈkɒmbaɪn]
combine harvester (n) cosechadora (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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