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vial

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vial(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (related to roads)
a. road
Antes de hacer la prueba de manejo, tienes que ver un video sobre seguridad vial.Before the driving test, you have to watch a movie on road safety.
b. traffic
Muchas calles se anegaron, lo que causó un colapso del sistema vial.Many streets were flooded, which caused the traffic system to collapse.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
2. (public thoroughfare)
a. path
Entra al bosque y sigue el vial hasta que llegues al lago.Enter the forest and follow the path until you reach the lake.
b. road
El ayuntamiento fijó un ancho máximo para todos los viales del municipio.The council set a maximum width for roads in the town.
3. (medicine)
a. vial
Luego de sacar la aguja del vial, la enfermera apretó la jeringa para sacarle el aire.After removing the needle from the vial, the nurse expelled the air from the syringe.
b. phial (United Kingdom)
Esta medicina se comercializa en viales o en pastillas en blísters.This medicine is sold in phials or as tablets in blisters.
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vial
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. road
seguridad vialroad safety
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
2. (frasco)
a. phial
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vial
adjective
(gen) road; (de la circulación) traffic
circulación vial road traffic; fluidez vial free movement of traffic; reglamento vial (control) traffic control; (código) rules
plural
of the road; (p)
highway code;
seguridad vial road safety; safety on the road(s)
road
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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