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web

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This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in the proper noun.
web(
wehb
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (structure made by a spider)
a. la telaraña
(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 brushed against a web and it stuck to my clothes.Rocé una telaraña y se pegó a mi ropa.
2. (network)
a. la red
(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).
He controlled an extensive web of espionage.Controlaba una extensa red de espionaje.
3. (fabric)
a. la tela
(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).
Using a fusible web you can bond fabrics without stitching.Al usar una tela fusible se pueden unir tejidos sin costura.
b. el tejido
(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).
It takes three days to complete a web using a manual loom.Se tardan tres días en terminar un tejido con un telar manual.
4. (skin between toes)
a. la membrana interdigital
(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).
A frog's toes are joined by a web.Una membrana interdigital une los dedos de los pies de las ranas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
5. (to cover as though with a web)
a. cubrir con una especie de telaraña
The infestation had webbed several of the branches at the top of the tree giving them an eerie look.La plaga había cubierto varias de las ramas de la copa del árbol con una especie de telaraña, dándoles un aspecto fantasmal.
Web
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
6. (internet)
a. el web
(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).
, la web
(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).
Eric helps people to put their businesses on the Web.Eric le ayuda a la gente a subir sus negocios a la web.
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web
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of spider)
a. la telaraña f, tela de araña
(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).
2. (fig)
a. (of lies, intrigue)
3. (of duck, frog)
a. la membrana interdigital
(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).
4. (computers)
a.
the Webla Web
web pagepágina web
web sitesitio Web
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web [web]
noun
1 [of spider] telaraña (f)
2 (fabric) tela (f); tejido (m)
3 (between toes) membrana (f)
4 (network) red (f)
a complex web of relationships una complicada maraña or red de relaciones; a web of intrigue una red or un tejido de intrigas; a web of deceit/lies una maraña de engaños/mentiras
They> accused of weaving a web of lies and deceit.
5 (also Web) (Internet)
the web el or la web
modifier
web browser (n) navegador (m) de Internet
web page (n) página (f) web
web surfer (n) internauta (m); cibernauta (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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