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  • 1 arreglárselas

    to manage, cope
    ¿cómo te las arreglas para tener tantas novias? how do you manage to have so many girlfriends?
    * * *
    (v.) = get by, make + do, make out, cope
    Ex. A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.
    Ex. It is argued that years of ' making do' with inadequate resources has had a debilitating effect upon the ability of senior SLIS staff to formulate effective long term plans.
    Ex. 'Keep me posted on how she makes out,' he said resignedly.
    Ex. The results suggest that neurotically hostile individuals view others as distrustful, the world as threatening, and themselves as unable to cope.
    * * *
    (v.) = get by, make + do, make out, cope

    Ex: A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.

    Ex: It is argued that years of ' making do' with inadequate resources has had a debilitating effect upon the ability of senior SLIS staff to formulate effective long term plans.
    Ex: 'Keep me posted on how she makes out,' he said resignedly.
    Ex: The results suggest that neurotically hostile individuals view others as distrustful, the world as threatening, and themselves as unable to cope.

    Spanish-English dictionary > arreglárselas

  • 2 asamblea

    f.
    1 meeting.
    asamblea general general meeting
    asamblea general anual annual general meeting
    asamblea plenaria plenary assembly
    2 assembly, convention, audience, gathering.
    3 Assembly House, comitia.
    4 shareholders.
    5 shareholders' meeting.
    * * *
    1 assembly, meeting
    \
    asamblea general general meeting
    * * *
    noun f.
    * * *
    SF
    1) (=reunión) meeting; [de trabajadores] mass meeting

    llamar a asamblea — (Mil) ( Hist) to assemble, muster

    2) (=congreso) congress, assembly
    * * *
    a) ( reunión) meeting
    b) ( cuerpo) assembly
    * * *
    = assembly, caucus [caucuses, pl.], convention, meeting, pow-wow, convening.
    Ex. If you make an entry for that, would you make it ISRAELI PARLIAMENT, ISRAELI GENERAL assembly, ISRAELI CONGRESS, or whatever?.
    Ex. For example, the most recent meeting of that group endorsed the recommendation of the Black Caucus that we change BLACKS and NEGROES to AFRO-AMERICANS.
    Ex. This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    Ex. This was initiated formally by the calling of the first meeting of the Network Advisory Committee in 1976.
    Ex. Patterson has called a big pow-wow for this afternoon.
    Ex. Convenings are one day events that focus on a specific substantive issue.
    ----
    * asamblea escolar = high school assembly.
    * asamblea general = general assembly.
    * asamblea legislativa = legislature.
    * asamblea para darse ánimo = pep rally.
    * asamblea plenaria = plenary session.
    * asamblea pública = public meeting.
    * * *
    a) ( reunión) meeting
    b) ( cuerpo) assembly
    * * *
    = assembly, caucus [caucuses, pl.], convention, meeting, pow-wow, convening.

    Ex: If you make an entry for that, would you make it ISRAELI PARLIAMENT, ISRAELI GENERAL assembly, ISRAELI CONGRESS, or whatever?.

    Ex: For example, the most recent meeting of that group endorsed the recommendation of the Black Caucus that we change BLACKS and NEGROES to AFRO-AMERICANS.
    Ex: This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    Ex: This was initiated formally by the calling of the first meeting of the Network Advisory Committee in 1976.
    Ex: Patterson has called a big pow-wow for this afternoon.
    Ex: Convenings are one day events that focus on a specific substantive issue.
    * asamblea escolar = high school assembly.
    * asamblea general = general assembly.
    * asamblea legislativa = legislature.
    * asamblea para darse ánimo = pep rally.
    * asamblea plenaria = plenary session.
    * asamblea pública = public meeting.

    * * *
    1 (reunión) meeting
    celebrar una asamblea to hold a meeting
    los trabajadores se reunieron en asamblea the workers held a (mass) meeting
    la asamblea carecía de autorización the meeting o ( frml) assembly had not been authorized
    2 (cuerpo) assembly
    el comité de huelga se ha constituido en asamblea permanente the strike committee is meeting in permanent session
    Compuestos:
    stockholders' o shareholders' meeting
    (en Ur): la Asamblea General Parliament, the National Assembly
    legislative assembly
    la Asamblea Nacional Parliament, the National Assembly
    * * *

    asamblea sustantivo femenino


    asamblea sustantivo femenino meeting
    asamblea de trabajadores de banca, meeting of bank workers
    ' asamblea' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    sesión
    - anual
    - congreso
    - convocar
    - palabra
    - parlamento
    English:
    AGM
    - assembly
    - general assembly
    - legislature
    - muster
    * * *
    1. [reunión] meeting;
    una asamblea de vecinos a meeting of local residents;
    los trabajadores, reunidos en asamblea, votaron a favor de la huelga the workers voted for strike action at a mass meeting;
    convocar una asamblea to call a meeting
    asamblea de accionistas shareholders' meeting;
    asamblea general anual annual general meeting;
    asamblea plenaria plenary assembly
    2. [cuerpo político] assembly
    asamblea constituyente constituent assembly;
    Asamblea General [de la ONU] General Assembly;
    asamblea nacional parliament
    * * *
    f
    1 reunión meeting
    2 ente assembly
    * * *
    : assembly, meeting
    * * *
    1. (de parlamento) assembly [pl. assemblies]
    2. (reunión) meeting

    Spanish-English dictionary > asamblea

  • 3 averiguárselas

    (v.) = manage to, get by
    Ex. Tom Hernandez tried not to show how sad he felt about his friends' leaving, and managed to keep up a cheerful facade until the party broke up.
    Ex. A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.
    * * *
    (v.) = manage to, get by

    Ex: Tom Hernandez tried not to show how sad he felt about his friends' leaving, and managed to keep up a cheerful facade until the party broke up.

    Ex: A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.

    Spanish-English dictionary > averiguárselas

  • 4 coincidir con

    v.
    1 to coincide with, to agree with.
    2 to coincide with, to jibe with, to be coterminous with.
    3 to coincide with, to happen at the same time as.
    * * *
    (v.) = be coextensive with, coincide (with), match, match against, clash with, fit with, mesh with
    Ex. Many of the traditional indexing approaches have sought to find a label or indexing term which is co-extensive with the content of the document being indexed, that is, the scope of the indexing term and the document are similar.
    Ex. These are cases where the works and the books coincide.
    Ex. A fundamental theoretical rule of subject indexing is that each heading should be co-extensive with the subject of the document, that is, the label and the information or documents found under that label should match.
    Ex. For SDI to be 'selective', it has to be matched against the known subject interests of the individual, i.e. a subject profile, so that the user receives only information that is relevant.
    Ex. The date of the book fair must be fitted into the school program so that it does not clash with any rival local or national event.
    Ex. The data has to be tested to fit with other models.
    Ex. How much do we know about information-seeking behaviors in the digital age and how well e-reference services mesh with users' expectations?.
    * * *
    (v.) = be coextensive with, coincide (with), match, match against, clash with, fit with, mesh with

    Ex: Many of the traditional indexing approaches have sought to find a label or indexing term which is co-extensive with the content of the document being indexed, that is, the scope of the indexing term and the document are similar.

    Ex: These are cases where the works and the books coincide.
    Ex: A fundamental theoretical rule of subject indexing is that each heading should be co-extensive with the subject of the document, that is, the label and the information or documents found under that label should match.
    Ex: For SDI to be 'selective', it has to be matched against the known subject interests of the individual, i.e. a subject profile, so that the user receives only information that is relevant.
    Ex: The date of the book fair must be fitted into the school program so that it does not clash with any rival local or national event.
    Ex: The data has to be tested to fit with other models.
    Ex: How much do we know about information-seeking behaviors in the digital age and how well e-reference services mesh with users' expectations?.

    Spanish-English dictionary > coincidir con

  • 5 comité organizador

    m.
    organizing committee.
    * * *
    Ex. A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.
    * * *

    Ex: A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.

    Spanish-English dictionary > comité organizador

  • 6 con unos cuantos + Expresión de Tiempo + de antelación

    = at a few + Expresión Temporal + notice
    Ex. A book fair cannot be put on at a few days' notice.
    * * *
    = at a few + Expresión Temporal + notice

    Ex: A book fair cannot be put on at a few days' notice.

    Spanish-English dictionary > con unos cuantos + Expresión de Tiempo + de antelación

  • 7 congreso

    m.
    1 conference, congress.
    2 parliament building (edificio).
    * * *
    1 congress
    \
    congreso de los Diputados Parliament, US Congress
    * * *
    noun m.
    * * *
    SM
    1) [de científicos, profesionales, políticos] conference
    palacio
    2) (Pol)

    Congreso[en Reino Unido] Parliament; [en EEUU] Congress

    Congreso de los Diputados Esp (Pol) House of Commons, House of Representatives (EEUU)

    CONGRESO DE LOS DIPUTADOS The Congreso de los Diputados, the lower house in the Spanish Parliament, has 350 seats. Members (diputados) are elected by proportional representation for a maximum term of four years. The house itself chooses the prime minister (Presidente del Gobierno) by majority vote and he/she is invited in turn by the King to form the government.
    See:
    ver nota culturelle CORTES GENERALES in corte,
    * * *
    1) (de profesionales, de partido político) conference, congress
    2) Congreso (Gob, Pol)
    a) ( asamblea) Parliament; ( in US) Congress
    b) ( edificio) Parliament (o Congress etc) building
    * * *
    = conference, congress, convention.
    Ex. A conference is a meeting of individuals or representatives of various bodies for the purpose of discussing and acting on topics of common interest or a meeting of representatives of a corporate body that constitutes its legislative or governing body.
    Ex. Form headings (such as congresses, dictionaries, directories) were recommended by the BM code, and caused some problems later.
    Ex. This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    ----
    * actas de congresos = conference proceedings, proceedings, published proceedings.
    * asistencia a congreso = conference attendance.
    * asistente a congreso = conference-goer.
    * asistente a una conferencia = conferencer.
    * ayuda de asistencia a congreso = conference attendance grant.
    * beca de asistencia a congreso = conference attendance grant.
    * Biblioteca del Congreso (LC) = Library of Congress (LC).
    * celebración de congresos en línea = online conferencing.
    * celebrar un congreso = hold + conference.
    * centro de congresos = conference centre, convention centre.
    * congreso electrónico = electronic conferencing [e-conferencing], e-conference (electronic conference).
    * congreso en línea = online conference.
    * Congreso General = General Conference.
    * congreso mediante ordenador = computer-mediated conferencing.
    * congreso mundial = world congress.
    * congreso por ordenador = computer conference.
    * congreso por vídeo = videoconferencing [video conferencing], videoconference [video conference].
    * convocar un congreso = convene + conference.
    * del congreso = congressional.
    * elección al congreso = congressional race.
    * empresa organizadora de congresos = conference organiser.
    * LCCN (Notación de la Clasificación de la Biblioteca del Congreso) = LCCN (Library of Congress Classification Number).
    * LCSH (Lista de Encabezamientos de Materia de la Biblioteca del Congreso) = LCSH (Library of Congress List of Subject Headings).
    * lugar de celebración del congreso = conference venue.
    * MARC de la Biblioteca del Congreso = LC MARC.
    * miembro del Congreso = congressman [congresswoman, -fem.], congresswoman [congressman, -masc.].
    * organizador del congreso = conference organiser.
    * organizar un congreso = hold + conference, host + conference, host + congress.
    * palacio de congresos = conference centre, conference hall, convention centre.
    * palacios de congresos = convention hall.
    * patrocinar un congreso = host + conference, host + congress.
    * por orden del congreso = congressionally mandated.
    * programa del congreso = conference programme.
    * Reglas de Intercalación de la Biblioteca del Congreso = Library of Congress Filing Rules.
    * reseña de congreso = conference report.
    * reunión celebrada con anterioridad al congreso = preconference [pre-conference].
    * sala de congresos = convention hall.
    * salón de congresos = convention hall.
    * secretaría técnica del congreso = conference secretariat.
    * sede del congreso = conference venue.
    * sistema de clasificación de la Biblioteca del Congreso = LCC (Library of Congress Classification).
    * * *
    1) (de profesionales, de partido político) conference, congress
    2) Congreso (Gob, Pol)
    a) ( asamblea) Parliament; ( in US) Congress
    b) ( edificio) Parliament (o Congress etc) building
    * * *
    = conference, congress, convention.

    Ex: A conference is a meeting of individuals or representatives of various bodies for the purpose of discussing and acting on topics of common interest or a meeting of representatives of a corporate body that constitutes its legislative or governing body.

    Ex: Form headings (such as congresses, dictionaries, directories) were recommended by the BM code, and caused some problems later.
    Ex: This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    * actas de congresos = conference proceedings, proceedings, published proceedings.
    * asistencia a congreso = conference attendance.
    * asistente a congreso = conference-goer.
    * asistente a una conferencia = conferencer.
    * ayuda de asistencia a congreso = conference attendance grant.
    * beca de asistencia a congreso = conference attendance grant.
    * Biblioteca del Congreso (LC) = Library of Congress (LC).
    * celebración de congresos en línea = online conferencing.
    * celebrar un congreso = hold + conference.
    * centro de congresos = conference centre, convention centre.
    * congreso electrónico = electronic conferencing [e-conferencing], e-conference (electronic conference).
    * congreso en línea = online conference.
    * Congreso General = General Conference.
    * congreso mediante ordenador = computer-mediated conferencing.
    * congreso mundial = world congress.
    * congreso por ordenador = computer conference.
    * congreso por vídeo = videoconferencing [video conferencing], videoconference [video conference].
    * convocar un congreso = convene + conference.
    * del congreso = congressional.
    * elección al congreso = congressional race.
    * empresa organizadora de congresos = conference organiser.
    * LCCN (Notación de la Clasificación de la Biblioteca del Congreso) = LCCN (Library of Congress Classification Number).
    * LCSH (Lista de Encabezamientos de Materia de la Biblioteca del Congreso) = LCSH (Library of Congress List of Subject Headings).
    * lugar de celebración del congreso = conference venue.
    * MARC de la Biblioteca del Congreso = LC MARC.
    * miembro del Congreso = congressman [congresswoman, -fem.], congresswoman [congressman, -masc.].
    * organizador del congreso = conference organiser.
    * organizar un congreso = hold + conference, host + conference, host + congress.
    * palacio de congresos = conference centre, conference hall, convention centre.
    * palacios de congresos = convention hall.
    * patrocinar un congreso = host + conference, host + congress.
    * por orden del congreso = congressionally mandated.
    * programa del congreso = conference programme.
    * Reglas de Intercalación de la Biblioteca del Congreso = Library of Congress Filing Rules.
    * reseña de congreso = conference report.
    * reunión celebrada con anterioridad al congreso = preconference [pre-conference].
    * sala de congresos = convention hall.
    * salón de congresos = convention hall.
    * secretaría técnica del congreso = conference secretariat.
    * sede del congreso = conference venue.
    * sistema de clasificación de la Biblioteca del Congreso = LCC (Library of Congress Classification).

    * * *
    A (de científicos, profesionales) conference, congress; (de un partido político) conference, congress
    B
    1 (asamblea) Parliament; ( in US), Congress
    falta la aprobación del Congreso it still needs to be approved by Congress
    2 (edificio) Parliament ( o Congress etc) building
    Compuesto:
    ( Esp) Chamber of Deputies ( lower chamber of Spanish Parliament)
    * * *

     

    congreso sustantivo masculino
    1 ( reunión) conference, congress
    2
    Congreso (Gob, Pol)


    ( in US) Congress;

    b) ( edificio) Parliament (o Congress etc) building

    congreso sustantivo masculino
    1 Univ congress, conference
    2 Pol Congreso de los Diputados, Parliament, US Congress
    ' congreso' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    cámara
    - designar
    - desmembrarse
    - clausura
    - clausurar
    - concluir
    - inscribir
    - inscripción
    - papel
    - predominar
    - reseña
    - sede
    - temario
    English:
    conference
    - congress
    - congressman
    - congresswoman
    - member
    - bring
    - convention
    - Member
    - on
    * * *
    1. [de una especialidad] conference, congress
    2. [asamblea nacional]
    el Congreso (de los Diputados) [en España] = the lower house of Spanish Parliament, Br ≈ the House of Commons, US ≈ the House of Representatives;
    el Congreso [en Estados Unidos] Congress
    Pol el Congreso Nacional Africano the African National Congress
    3. [edificio] parliament/congress building
    * * *
    m
    1 conference, convention
    2
    :
    Congreso en EE.UU. Congress
    * * *
    : congress, conference
    * * *
    congreso n conference

    Spanish-English dictionary > congreso

  • 8 convención

    f.
    1 convention, congress, assembly, conference.
    2 convention, usage, way of doing things, consuetude.
    3 convention, agreement.
    * * *
    1 (congreso) convention, congress
    2 (acuerdo) convention, treaty
    3 (costumbre) convention
    * * *
    noun f.
    * * *
    * * *
    femenino convention
    * * *
    = convention, convention, convention.
    Ex. Enter a concordat, 'modus vivendi', convention, or other formal agreement between the Holy See and a national government or other political jurisdiction under the party whose catalogue entry heading is first in English alphabetic order.
    Ex. This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    Ex. Articulated subject indexes are based on title-like phrases that have some conventions concerning citation order.
    ----
    * celebrar una convención = hold + convention.
    * Convención de Berna, la = Bern(e) Convention, the.
    * Convención de Ginebra, la = Geneva Convention, the.
    * convención social = social convention.
    * costumbres y convenciones = mores.
    * establecer una convención = establish + convention.
    * la Convención de la Haya de 1954 = the 1954 Hague Convention.
    * sala de convenciones = convention hall.
    * salón de convencioneS = convention hall.
    * * *
    femenino convention
    * * *
    = convention, convention, convention.

    Ex: Enter a concordat, 'modus vivendi', convention, or other formal agreement between the Holy See and a national government or other political jurisdiction under the party whose catalogue entry heading is first in English alphabetic order.

    Ex: This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    Ex: Articulated subject indexes are based on title-like phrases that have some conventions concerning citation order.
    * celebrar una convención = hold + convention.
    * Convención de Berna, la = Bern(e) Convention, the.
    * Convención de Ginebra, la = Geneva Convention, the.
    * convención social = social convention.
    * costumbres y convenciones = mores.
    * establecer una convención = establish + convention.
    * la Convención de la Haya de 1954 = the 1954 Hague Convention.
    * sala de convenciones = convention hall.
    * salón de convencioneS = convention hall.

    * * *
    A
    1 (congreso) convention, conference
    2 (acuerdo) convention
    la Convención de Ginebra the Geneva Convention
    B (costumbre, norma) convention
    las convenciones sociales social conventions
    * * *

    convención sustantivo femenino
    convention
    convención sustantivo femenino convention
    ' convención' also found in these entries:
    English:
    convention
    - Geneva
    - protocol
    * * *
    1. [acuerdo] convention
    la Convención de Ginebra the Geneva Convention
    2. [asamblea] convention
    3. [norma, costumbre] convention
    * * *
    f convention
    * * *
    1) : convention, conference
    2) : pact, agreement
    3) : convention, custom

    Spanish-English dictionary > convención

  • 9 dar resultado

    v.
    1 to work OK, to come out well, to come out all right, to give results.
    Da resultado It works OK.
    2 to get good results.
    Me dio resultado el plan de vivienda I got good results in the housing plan.
    * * *
    (v.) = be successful, give + result, work, pay off, be a success, pay
    Ex. For a scheme to be successful in the long term it is vital that there should be an organisational structure to support the scheme.
    Ex. A first trial gave unsatisfactory results because of flaws in the experimental design, and a second test was therefore planned to overcome these difficulties.
    Ex. Files only work effectively for a limited number of documents.
    Ex. This is an address given at a seminar on 'Books and businesses: an investment that pays off' at the Turin book fair on 17 May 89.
    Ex. The idea of having several indexes has not proved to be a success and has been dropped.
    Ex. Simply put, it just doesn't pay to digitise information that few can use, and even fewer will pay for.
    * * *
    (v.) = be successful, give + result, work, pay off, be a success, pay

    Ex: For a scheme to be successful in the long term it is vital that there should be an organisational structure to support the scheme.

    Ex: A first trial gave unsatisfactory results because of flaws in the experimental design, and a second test was therefore planned to overcome these difficulties.
    Ex: Files only work effectively for a limited number of documents.
    Ex: This is an address given at a seminar on 'Books and businesses: an investment that pays off' at the Turin book fair on 17 May 89.
    Ex: The idea of having several indexes has not proved to be a success and has been dropped.
    Ex: Simply put, it just doesn't pay to digitise information that few can use, and even fewer will pay for.

    Spanish-English dictionary > dar resultado

  • 10 dar una charla

    (v.) = give + address, give + a talk, give + a presentation, give + speech
    Ex. This is an address given at a seminar on 'Books and businesses: an investment that pays off' at the Turin book fair on 17 May 89.
    Ex. The van tours around libraries, community centres and residential homes in the city, giving talks and presentations on local history and the resources available for its study.
    Ex. The van tours around libraries, community centres and residential homes in the city, giving talks and presentations on local history and the resources available for its study.
    Ex. This article is based on a speech given at a workshop on children's libraries.
    * * *
    (v.) = give + address, give + a talk, give + a presentation, give + speech

    Ex: This is an address given at a seminar on 'Books and businesses: an investment that pays off' at the Turin book fair on 17 May 89.

    Ex: The van tours around libraries, community centres and residential homes in the city, giving talks and presentations on local history and the resources available for its study.
    Ex: The van tours around libraries, community centres and residential homes in the city, giving talks and presentations on local history and the resources available for its study.
    Ex: This article is based on a speech given at a workshop on children's libraries.

    Spanish-English dictionary > dar una charla

  • 11 enfrentarse a

    v.
    to face, to breast, to brave, to confront with.
    * * *
    (v.) = be faced with, come to + grips with, confront, face, face up to, meet, cope with, get to + grips with, clash with, grapple with, wrestle with, get + a grip on, go + head-to-head with, be up against, come up against, run up against, line up against, brave, breast, have + a go at, address, engage in + confrontation with
    Ex. The indexer is faced with the choice of which off the themes of the document to provide access to via an index.
    Ex. Right now the management team is beginning to come to grips with our annual budget process, as it does every year.
    Ex. Resource sharing in libraries may be a way of confronting the impact of rising prices dictated by a few large publishing corporations.
    Ex. Hungary faces far-reaching socio-economic transformation which will inevitably affect libraries as well.
    Ex. Together we need to face up to the challenges of the Information Age.
    Ex. There may be a threat of over-capacity; if so, this could be met by diversification, an enlargement of the SLIS role.
    Ex. This latter period is when the air-conditioning has to work hardest to cope with high outside air temperature and solar gains through the building.
    Ex. The Treasure has made good use of a number of methodologies in getting to grips with the principles and applications of information management.
    Ex. The date of the book fair must be fitted into the school program so that it does not clash with any rival local or national event.
    Ex. Researchers have long grappled with predicting the readability of reading materials for children.
    Ex. Librarians believe they will have to wrestle with limited opportunities for career advancement = Los bibliotecarios piensan que tendrán que hacer frente a oportunidades limitadas para su promoción profesional.
    Ex. The article ' Getting a grip on change' argues that only by confronting the challenges and inevitability of change can libraries retain their relevancy in the information age.
    Ex. We went head-to-head with those that wanted a uniform look for the whole library Website! = Nos enfrentamos a aquellos que querían un aspecto uniforme en el diseño de todo el sitio web de la biblioteca.
    Ex. British exporters have been up against tariff and non-tariff barriers all over the world for a very long time.
    Ex. We have come up against the extreme expense which change brings to an existing catalog.
    Ex. Some of the information from the EEC Government in Brussels is provided off the record, which sometimes runs up against the UK Government's wall of secrecy.
    Ex. The author examines claims by Microsoft's Bill Gates that networked computers have no future, and looks at the opposition lining up against him.
    Ex. The mammoth hunters braved sub-zero temperatures on desolate tundra at least 20000 years earlier than was thought.
    Ex. He has breasted an extraordinary amount of obloquy on behalf of our country's cause.
    Ex. In the 1980s that meant having a go at all the trendy lefties and pacifists, and so our main issues were class politics and violence.
    Ex. The inclusion of vendors and publishers allows everyone to address sticky business relationships head-on.
    Ex. By running away he shows who he is -- a boneless coward who never engaged in direct confrontation with the enemy.
    * * *
    (v.) = be faced with, come to + grips with, confront, face, face up to, meet, cope with, get to + grips with, clash with, grapple with, wrestle with, get + a grip on, go + head-to-head with, be up against, come up against, run up against, line up against, brave, breast, have + a go at, address, engage in + confrontation with

    Ex: The indexer is faced with the choice of which off the themes of the document to provide access to via an index.

    Ex: Right now the management team is beginning to come to grips with our annual budget process, as it does every year.
    Ex: Resource sharing in libraries may be a way of confronting the impact of rising prices dictated by a few large publishing corporations.
    Ex: Hungary faces far-reaching socio-economic transformation which will inevitably affect libraries as well.
    Ex: Together we need to face up to the challenges of the Information Age.
    Ex: There may be a threat of over-capacity; if so, this could be met by diversification, an enlargement of the SLIS role.
    Ex: This latter period is when the air-conditioning has to work hardest to cope with high outside air temperature and solar gains through the building.
    Ex: The Treasure has made good use of a number of methodologies in getting to grips with the principles and applications of information management.
    Ex: The date of the book fair must be fitted into the school program so that it does not clash with any rival local or national event.
    Ex: Researchers have long grappled with predicting the readability of reading materials for children.
    Ex: Librarians believe they will have to wrestle with limited opportunities for career advancement = Los bibliotecarios piensan que tendrán que hacer frente a oportunidades limitadas para su promoción profesional.
    Ex: The article ' Getting a grip on change' argues that only by confronting the challenges and inevitability of change can libraries retain their relevancy in the information age.
    Ex: We went head-to-head with those that wanted a uniform look for the whole library Website! = Nos enfrentamos a aquellos que querían un aspecto uniforme en el diseño de todo el sitio web de la biblioteca.
    Ex: British exporters have been up against tariff and non-tariff barriers all over the world for a very long time.
    Ex: We have come up against the extreme expense which change brings to an existing catalog.
    Ex: Some of the information from the EEC Government in Brussels is provided off the record, which sometimes runs up against the UK Government's wall of secrecy.
    Ex: The author examines claims by Microsoft's Bill Gates that networked computers have no future, and looks at the opposition lining up against him.
    Ex: The mammoth hunters braved sub-zero temperatures on desolate tundra at least 20000 years earlier than was thought.
    Ex: He has breasted an extraordinary amount of obloquy on behalf of our country's cause.
    Ex: In the 1980s that meant having a go at all the trendy lefties and pacifists, and so our main issues were class politics and violence.
    Ex: The inclusion of vendors and publishers allows everyone to address sticky business relationships head-on.
    Ex: By running away he shows who he is -- a boneless coward who never engaged in direct confrontation with the enemy.

    Spanish-English dictionary > enfrentarse a

  • 12 entrar en conflicto con

    (v.) = conflict with, clash with, run + afoul of, fall + afoul of
    Ex. These more detailed sets do not conflict with the more general sets of categories.
    Ex. The date of the book fair must be fitted into the school program so that it does not clash with any rival local or national event.
    Ex. Unfortunately for them, this approach runs afoul of Iraqi tribal customs since they are, reportedly, endogamous with respect to tribe.
    Ex. As some of her prophecies came true, she fell afoul of the authorities and was arrested by the Holy Order.
    * * *
    (v.) = conflict with, clash with, run + afoul of, fall + afoul of

    Ex: These more detailed sets do not conflict with the more general sets of categories.

    Ex: The date of the book fair must be fitted into the school program so that it does not clash with any rival local or national event.
    Ex: Unfortunately for them, this approach runs afoul of Iraqi tribal customs since they are, reportedly, endogamous with respect to tribe.
    Ex: As some of her prophecies came true, she fell afoul of the authorities and was arrested by the Holy Order.

    Spanish-English dictionary > entrar en conflicto con

  • 13 escuela primaria

    f.
    elementary school, primary school, grammar school, grade school.
    * * *
    (n.) = lower school, elementary school, grade school, primary school
    Ex. Many respondents would have welcomed a less theoretical syllabus with a greater allocation of class time in the lower rather than upper school.
    Ex. A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.
    Ex. The writer describes his uncomfortable experiences at grade school and high school, until a sympathetic high school librarian took an interest in him and set him on course to becoming an avid reader.
    Ex. We shall now index documents under the term 'primary school' even if this concept is only embodied in a sub-theme within them.
    * * *
    (n.) = lower school, elementary school, grade school, primary school

    Ex: Many respondents would have welcomed a less theoretical syllabus with a greater allocation of class time in the lower rather than upper school.

    Ex: A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.
    Ex: The writer describes his uncomfortable experiences at grade school and high school, until a sympathetic high school librarian took an interest in him and set him on course to becoming an avid reader.
    Ex: We shall now index documents under the term 'primary school' even if this concept is only embodied in a sub-theme within them.

    * * *
    elementary school, Br
    primary school

    Spanish-English dictionary > escuela primaria

  • 14 expositor

    m.
    expositor, lecturer, elucidator, exhibitor.
    * * *
    1 exponent
    nombre masculino,nombre femenino
    1 (de teoría) exponent; (de arte) exhibitor
    1 (objeto) display stand
    ————————
    1 (objeto) display stand
    * * *
    expositor, -a
    1.
    SM / F (Arte) exhibitor; [de teoría] exponent
    2.
    SM (=vitrina) showcase, display case; (=puesto) sales stand
    * * *
    - tora masculino, femenino
    2) (Col, Ven) ( conferenciante) speaker
    * * *
    = display shelf, exhibitor, display stand, display case, display unit, glass case.
    Ex. In many libraries, periodical copies are put on a display shelf for a period of time.
    Ex. 71 exhibitors and visitors were interviewed and results showed an alarming ignorance of the library's potential.
    Ex. Some libraries have purchased display stands to hold these packs, covering a range of current regional information, such as cooking, baking, business and the natural sciences.
    Ex. Such items may be kept in locked cupboards, bookcases or display cases to which some type of alarm device is fitted.
    Ex. The popular department could be divided into 'interest areas' by book stacks, display units and interior landscaping, so as to assure a sense of identity and enclosure without inhibiting circulation between the areas.
    Ex. The collection, housed in glass cases, includes 3,500 letters, 400 photographs, about 10,000 newspaper cuttings.
    ----
    * en los expositores = on display.
    * espacio para los expositores = display space.
    * expositor de baldas inclinadas = wall display rack.
    * expositor de libros = book display stand.
    * expositores móviles = mobile racking.
    * * *
    - tora masculino, femenino
    2) (Col, Ven) ( conferenciante) speaker
    * * *
    = display shelf, exhibitor, display stand, display case, display unit, glass case.

    Ex: In many libraries, periodical copies are put on a display shelf for a period of time.

    Ex: 71 exhibitors and visitors were interviewed and results showed an alarming ignorance of the library's potential.
    Ex: Some libraries have purchased display stands to hold these packs, covering a range of current regional information, such as cooking, baking, business and the natural sciences.
    Ex: Such items may be kept in locked cupboards, bookcases or display cases to which some type of alarm device is fitted.
    Ex: The popular department could be divided into 'interest areas' by book stacks, display units and interior landscaping, so as to assure a sense of identity and enclosure without inhibiting circulation between the areas.
    Ex: The collection, housed in glass cases, includes 3,500 letters, 400 photographs, about 10,000 newspaper cuttings.
    * en los expositores = on display.
    * espacio para los expositores = display space.
    * expositor de baldas inclinadas = wall display rack.
    * expositor de libros = book display stand.
    * expositores móviles = mobile racking.

    * * *
    masculine, feminine
    A
    1 (de cuadros, esculturas) exhibitor; (de productos, maquinaria) exhibitor
    2
    expositor masculine (mueble) revolving display stand
    B ( Col) (conferenciante) speaker
    * * *

     

    expositor
    ◊ - tora sustantivo masculino, femenino

    1 (de cuadros, maquinaria) exhibitor
    2 (Col, Ven) ( conferenciante) speaker
    expositor,-ora
    I adjetivo exhibiting: los editores expositores de la feria han celebrado una reunión previa, the publishers exhibiting at the book fair held a previous meeting
    II sustantivo masculino display stand: en la tienda tenían un bonito expositor lleno de guías de viaje, they had an attractive display stand full of travel guides at the store
    ' expositor' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    expositora
    - intríngulis
    English:
    carousel
    * * *
    expositor, -ora
    adj
    exponent
    nm,f
    1. [en feria, galería] exhibitor
    2. [de teoría] exponent
    3. Andes, RP [conferenciante] speaker
    nm
    [para productos, folletos, postales] display stand;
    un expositor giratorio de libros a revolving book display o stand
    * * *
    m, expositora f exhibitor
    * * *
    1) : exhibitor
    2) : exponent

    Spanish-English dictionary > expositor

  • 15 feria

    f.
    1 fair.
    feria de ganado cattle market
    feria del libro book fair
    feria de muestras trade fair
    2 festival.
    como en feria: en ese negocio le fue como en feria (informal) that deal turned out really badly for him (Mexican Spanish)
    feria de Abril = annual fair in Seville
    3 small change (monedas). (Mexican Spanish)
    ¿me cambia diez pesos por feria? could you give me change of ten pesos, please?
    4 trade show.
    pres.indicat.
    3rd person singular (él/ella/ello) present indicative of spanish verb: feriar.
    imperat.
    2nd person singular (tú) Imperative of Spanish verb: feriar.
    * * *
    1 COMERCIO fair
    2 (fiesta) fair, festival
    \
    feria de ganado livestock fair
    feria de muestras trade fair, trade exhibition
    la Feria de Sevilla the Seville Festival
    * * *
    noun f.
    1) fair
    * * *
    SF
    1) (=muestra comercial) fair

    feria de muestras — trade show, trade exhibition

    feria de vanidades — empty show, inane spectacle

    2) (=mercado al aire libre) market; (Agr) show
    3) [de atracciones] fair, funfair
    4) (=fiesta) festival
    5) (=descanso) holiday
    6) Méx * (=cambio) change, small change
    7) CAm (=propina) tip
    * * *
    1)
    b) (CS, Per) ( mercado) (street) market
    2)
    a) ( fiesta popular) festival
    b) (Taur) series of bullfights ( held during a festival)
    3)
    a) (Méx fam) (cambio, suelto) small change

    ¿me cambia este billete por feria? — can you change this bill (AmE) o (BrE) note, please?

    b) (Méx fam) ( dinero) cash (colloq)
    * * *
    = fair, fete [fête], funfair, carnival, carnival fair.
    Ex. The concept of corporate body includes named occasional groups and events, such as meetings, conferences, congresses, expeditions, exhibitions, festivals, and fairs.
    Ex. Held in September annually in Sydney, it is perhaps the largest fete in this hemisphere.
    Ex. This popular annual funfair sets up camp in the area surrounding the Midi train station in Brussels.
    Ex. Finally, displays and exhibitions are shown at local carnivals, meeting places, health centres and in advice centres themselves.
    Ex. Theatres, cafés, cabarets, bars, bordellos, carnival fairs and the gutter. were the places where the artist found his subject matter.
    ----
    * asistente a la feria = fairgoer.
    * atracción de feria = funfair ride.
    * atracción de la feria = carnival ride, ride, fairground ride, fair ride, ride attraction, amusement ride.
    * columpio de la feria = carnival ride, ride, fairground ride, fair ride, ride attraction, amusement ride.
    * en época de feria = carnivalistically.
    * en la feria = carnivalistically.
    * en tiempo de feria = carnivalistically.
    * feria ambulante = travelling carnival.
    * feria de la biblioteca = library fair.
    * feria del empleo = job fair, career fair.
    * feria del libro = book fair.
    * feria de muestras = trade show, trade fair.
    * industria de las ferias de muestras = trade show industry.
    * * *
    1)
    b) (CS, Per) ( mercado) (street) market
    2)
    a) ( fiesta popular) festival
    b) (Taur) series of bullfights ( held during a festival)
    3)
    a) (Méx fam) (cambio, suelto) small change

    ¿me cambia este billete por feria? — can you change this bill (AmE) o (BrE) note, please?

    b) (Méx fam) ( dinero) cash (colloq)
    * * *
    = fair, fete [fête], funfair, carnival, carnival fair.

    Ex: The concept of corporate body includes named occasional groups and events, such as meetings, conferences, congresses, expeditions, exhibitions, festivals, and fairs.

    Ex: Held in September annually in Sydney, it is perhaps the largest fete in this hemisphere.
    Ex: This popular annual funfair sets up camp in the area surrounding the Midi train station in Brussels.
    Ex: Finally, displays and exhibitions are shown at local carnivals, meeting places, health centres and in advice centres themselves.
    Ex: Theatres, cafés, cabarets, bars, bordellos, carnival fairs and the gutter. were the places where the artist found his subject matter.
    * asistente a la feria = fairgoer.
    * atracción de feria = funfair ride.
    * atracción de la feria = carnival ride, ride, fairground ride, fair ride, ride attraction, amusement ride.
    * columpio de la feria = carnival ride, ride, fairground ride, fair ride, ride attraction, amusement ride.
    * en época de feria = carnivalistically.
    * en la feria = carnivalistically.
    * en tiempo de feria = carnivalistically.
    * feria ambulante = travelling carnival.
    * feria de la biblioteca = library fair.
    * feria del empleo = job fair, career fair.
    * feria del libro = book fair.
    * feria de muestras = trade show, trade fair.
    * industria de las ferias de muestras = trade show industry.

    * * *
    Feria de Sevilla (↑ feria a1)
    A
    la feria del libro/juguete the book/toy fair
    feria ganadera livestock show
    feria de muestras trade fair
    2 (CS, Per) (mercado) market
    Compuestos:
    ( RPl) garage sale
    trade show
    B
    1 (fiesta popular) festival
    la feria del pueblo the village festival
    la feria de Sevilla the April Fair in Seville
    en mi pueblo están en ferias my village is holding its festival
    cada uno habla de la feria según le va en ella everyone sees things from his or her own point of view
    2 ( Taur) series of bullfights ( held during a festival)
    3 (parque de atracciones) fair, funfair ( BrE)
    C
    1 ( Méx fam) (cambio, suelto) small change
    ¿trae feria? do you have any small change?
    ¿me cambia este billete por feria? can you change this bill ( AmE) o ( BrE) note, please?
    2 ( Méx fam) (dinero) cash ( colloq), dough ( colloq), gelt ( AmE colloq)
    D ( RPl) ( Der) vacation, recess
    * * *

     

    Del verbo feriar: ( conjugate feriar)

    feria es:

    3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) presente indicativo

    2ª persona singular (tú) imperativo

    feria sustantivo femenino
    1


    b) (CS, Per) ( mercado) (street) market

    2


    3 (Méx fam) (cambio, suelto) small change;
    ( dinero) cash (colloq)
    feria sustantivo femenino fair
    feria de ganado, cattle market
    feria del libro, book fair
    ' feria' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    anualmente
    - barraca
    - caseta
    - expositor
    - expositora
    - noria
    - pabellón
    - chinamo
    - juego
    - montar
    - sede
    English:
    booth
    - carousel
    - county
    - fair
    - fairground
    - freebie
    - show
    - trade fair
    - wander
    - fete
    - fun
    - market
    - small
    - street
    * * *
    feria nf
    1. [exhibición] fair;
    Méx Fam
    ir como en feria: en ese negocio le fue como en feria that deal turned out really badly for him;
    al equipo le ha ido como en feria the team has done terribly badly
    feria de artesanía craft(s) fair;
    feria del automóvil car o motor show;
    feria de ganado cattle fair;
    feria del libro book fair;
    feria de muestras [actividad] trade fair;
    [instalaciones] = permanent site for trade fairs
    2. [fiesta popular] festival
    Feria de Abril = annual fair in Seville
    3. [de atracciones] Br fun fair, US amusement park
    4. Taurom = series of bullfights during a fiesta
    5. Andes, RP [mercado] open-air market
    6. Méx Fam [cambio] small change;
    ¿me cambia diez pesos por feria? could you give me change of ten pesos, please?;
    el pasaje costó doscientas libras y feria the ticket cost a bit over two hundred pounds
    7. CAm [propina] tip
    8. RP feria judicial holiday [when the courts are closed]
    * * *
    f
    1 COM fair
    2 L.Am. ( mercado) market
    3 Méx ( calderilla) small change
    * * *
    feria nf
    1) : fair, market
    2) : festival, holiday
    3) Mex : change (money)
    * * *
    feria n fair

    Spanish-English dictionary > feria

  • 16 feria del libro

    (n.) = book fair
    Ex. This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    * * *
    (n.) = book fair

    Ex: This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.

    Spanish-English dictionary > feria del libro

  • 17 ingeniárselas

    1 to manage, find a way, contrive
    * * *
    (v.) = manage to, finesse, get by
    Ex. Tom Hernandez tried not to show how sad he felt about his friends' leaving, and managed to keep up a cheerful facade until the party broke up.
    Ex. The story of the postwar diner suggests some ways that purveyors of consumer commodities finessed and exploited emergent social dislocations in the drive to expand and diversify markets.
    Ex. A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.
    * * *
    (v.) = manage to, finesse, get by

    Ex: Tom Hernandez tried not to show how sad he felt about his friends' leaving, and managed to keep up a cheerful facade until the party broke up.

    Ex: The story of the postwar diner suggests some ways that purveyors of consumer commodities finessed and exploited emergent social dislocations in the drive to expand and diversify markets.
    Ex: A small book fair lasting only a day, such as might be held in a kindergarten or small elementary school, can get by with a couple of members of staff and a parent as the organizing committee.

    Spanish-English dictionary > ingeniárselas

  • 18 interesarse

    1 to take an interest ( por, in)
    * * *
    VPR
    1)

    interesarse por algo — to show an interest in sth, take an interest in sth, be interested in sth

    no se interesa por nadahe shows o takes no interest in anything, he's not interested in anything

    se interesó por el trabajo de los campesinoshe showed o took an interest in the work of the country people

    2)

    interesarse por algn(=preocuparse) to show concern for sb; (=preguntar) to inquire about sb, ask after sb

    3) (Com)

    interesarse en una empresato have an interest o a stake in an company

    * * *
    (v.) = mark + interest, work up + an interest
    Ex. At the 2nd London Book Fair, attendance was down from 508 in 1982 to 497 in 1983 and some major publishers were absent although overseas interest was marked.
    Ex. It was at this time that John Hall, together with other public-spirited citizens of that community, worked up an interest in the matter, the proceeds of which were to be used in the construction of a railroad.
    * * *
    (v.) = mark + interest, work up + an interest

    Ex: At the 2nd London Book Fair, attendance was down from 508 in 1982 to 497 in 1983 and some major publishers were absent although overseas interest was marked.

    Ex: It was at this time that John Hall, together with other public-spirited citizens of that community, worked up an interest in the matter, the proceeds of which were to be used in the construction of a railroad.

    * * *

    ■interesarse verbo reflexivo interesarse por o en, to be interested in: se interesó por tu salud, he asked after your health
    ' interesarse' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    interesar
    English:
    dabble
    - interest
    * * *
    vpr
    to take an interest, to be interested (en o por in);
    se interesó por ti/tu salud she asked after o about you/your health;
    se han interesado mucho por el prototipo they have shown a lot of interest in the prototype
    * * *
    v/r
    :
    interesarse por take an interest in
    * * *
    vr
    * * *
    1. (tener interés) to be interested
    ¿quién dice que los jóvenes no se interesan por nada? who says young people aren't interested in anything?
    2. (mostrar preocupación) to ask about

    Spanish-English dictionary > interesarse

  • 19 libro

    m.
    1 book.
    libro de bolsillo (pocket-sized) paperback
    libro de cabecera bedside book
    libro de cocina cookery book
    libro de consulta reference book
    libro de cuentos storybook
    libro de ejercicios exercise book
    libro electrónico electronic book
    libro de familia = document containing personal details of the members of a family
    libro de reclamaciones complaints book
    libro verde green paper
    2 omasum.
    pres.indicat.
    1st person singular (yo) present indicative of spanish verb: librar.
    * * *
    1 (gen) book
    2 ZOOLOGÍA third stomach
    1 accounts
    \
    llevar los libros to do the bookkeeping
    libro blanco PLÍTICA white paper
    libro de cabecera (favorito) favourite book 2 (guía) bible
    libro de caja cash-book
    libro de cocina cookery book, recipe book, US cookbook
    libro de consulta reference book
    libro de coro hymn book
    libro de familia book recording details of births, marriages, etc. in a family
    libro de horas book of hours
    libro de reclamaciones complaints book
    libro de texto textbook
    libro de visitas visitors' book
    * * *
    noun m.
    * * *
    SM
    1) (=obra impresa) book

    libro de cocina — cookery book, cookbook (EEUU)

    libro encuadernado, libro en pasta — hardback (book)

    libro escolar(=informe) school report; [de texto] schoolbook

    libro mágico, libro móvil — pop-up book

    2) (=registro) book

    llevar los libros — (Com) to keep the books o accounts

    libro de caja — cash book, petty cash book

    libro de familiabooklet containing family details (marriage, births) used for official purposes

    libro de vuelos — (Aer) logbook

    libro genealógico — (Agr) herd-book

    3) (Pol)
    * * *
    1) (Impr) book

    colgar los libroto quit (AmE) o (BrE) give up studying

    ser (como) un libro abierto: eres un libro abierto — I can read you like a book

    2) libros masculino plural (Fin)
    3) (Lit) ( parte) book
    * * *
    = book, text.
    Ex. A bibliographic data base comprises a set of records which refer to documents (such as books, films, periodical articles or reports).
    Ex. The authors of this work have had experience behind both reference desks and classroom lecterns and have felt strongly the lack of an adequate text on the training and education of the reference librarian.
    ----
    * actitud ante los libros = set about books.
    * acto relacionado con el libro = book event.
    * adicto a los libros = bookaholic.
    * adquisición de libros = book supply, book purchasing.
    * almacén de libros = book-warehouse.
    * amante del libro = book lover [booklover].
    * amor por el libro = book-fancying.
    * anuncio publicitario de un libro = advertising blurb.
    * arte del libro = bookmanship.
    * audiolibro = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * Ayuda Internacional de Libros (BAI) = Book Aid International (BAI).
    * bibliotecario encargado de libros raros = rare book libarian.
    * biblioteconomía relacionada con los libros raros = rare book librarianship.
    * cadena del libro, la = book chain, the.
    * caja para transportar libros = book bin.
    * capacidad para libros = book capacity.
    * carrito de los libros = book truck, book trolley.
    * catálogo de libros = booklist [book list].
    * catálogo de libros en venta = publication(s) list.
    * catálogo en forma de libro = bookform catalogue, book catalogue.
    * catálogo en forma de libro encuadernado = bound book form catalogue.
    * catálogo impreso en forma de libro = printed book catalogue.
    * ciencia del libro = bookmanship.
    * cinta adhesiva ancha para libros = book tape.
    * colección de libros = book collection.
    * colección de libros de derecho en una prisión = prison law library.
    * colección de libros de jardinería = gardening collection.
    * colección de libros donados = gift collection.
    * colección de libros raros = rare book collection, rare collection.
    * coleccionista de libros = book-collector.
    * colocador de libros = book shelver, shelver.
    * comercialización del libro = bookselling [book selling].
    * comercio del libro = bookselling [book selling], book trade [booktrade].
    * comercio del libro, el = book business, the.
    * compra de libros = book buying [book-buying], book supply, book purchasing.
    * comprador de libros = book buyer.
    * conciencia del libro = book-consciousness.
    * confección de libros = bookmaking [book making].
    * con la extensión de un libro = book-length.
    * con una extensión similar a la de un libro = book-length.
    * creación de los índices de un libro = back-of-the-book indexing, back-of-book indexing.
    * crisis de la industria del libro = book crisis.
    * crisis del libro = book crisis.
    * de la extensión de un libro = book-length.
    * depósito de libros = book depot.
    * deshojar un libro = tear + book.
    * devorador de libros = book-eating.
    * distribuidor de libros = book dealer.
    * donación de libros = gift collection, book endowment, book donation, book gift.
    * edición de libros = book publishing.
    * encuadernación de libros = bookbinding [book-binding].
    * en forma de libro = in book form.
    * en formato de libro moderno = in codex form.
    * especialista en conservación de libros = book conservation specialist.
    * estantería para libros = book racks.
    * etiqueta identificadora del libro = label.
    * exposición de libros = book display.
    * expositor de libros = book display stand.
    * fabricación de libros = bookmaking [book making].
    * feria del libro = book fair.
    * ficha de préstamo del libro = book card [bookcard].
    * formato libro = book form [bookform].
    * Fundación de Libros Panafricanos = Pan-African Book Foundation.
    * gastos de libros = book expenditure.
    * historia del libro = book history.
    * ilustración de libros = book illustration.
    * ilustrador de libros = book illustrator.
    * impresión de libros = book-printing.
    * impresor de libros = bookmaker.
    * índice de libro = book index.
    * industria de la edición de libros = book publishing industry.
    * industria del libro = book industry.
    * industria del libro, la = bookmaking industry, the.
    * interesado por los libros = book-conscious.
    * interés por los libros = awareness of books.
    * ISBN (Número Internacional Normalizado para Libros) = ISBN (International Standard Book Number).
    * ladrillos y libros = brick and book.
    * lector de libros = book reader.
    * libro antiguo = old book, antiquarian book, rare book.
    * libro azul = Blue book.
    * Libro Blanco = White Paper.
    * libro científico = scientific book, scholarly book.
    * libro comercial = trade book.
    * libro como objeto = book-object.
    * libro con estructura plegable = pop-up book.
    * libro con ilustraciones = picture book.
    * libro conmemorativo = keepsake.
    * libro con precio de venta fijado = net book.
    * libro con precio de venta no fijado = non-net book.
    * libro de arte = art book.
    * libro de artista = livre d'artiste, artist's book.
    * libro de casos prácticos = case book.
    * libro de citas = citator.
    * libro de cocina = book on cookery, cookbook.
    * libro de codificación = codebook.
    * libro de consulta en sala = reserve room book.
    * libro de contabilidad = ledger.
    * libro de cuentas = account book.
    * libro de derecho = law book.
    * libro de divulgación científica = popular science book.
    * libro de ejercicios = workbook [work-book].
    * libro de empresa = organisation manual.
    * libro de estudio = study book.
    * libro de firmas = guest book [guestbook].
    * libro de historia = history book.
    * libro de hojas de palmera = palm leaf book.
    * libro de honor = guest book [guestbook].
    * libro de jardinería = gardening book.
    * libro de la biblioteca = library book.
    * libro de literatura no ficticia = non-fiction book.
    * libro de lujo = gift book.
    * libro de mayor venta = bestseller [best seller/best-seller].
    * libro de melodías = tunebook.
    * libro de navegación = book of navigation.
    * libro de notas = mark book.
    * libro de orígenes = studbook.
    * libro de pastas amarillas = yellow-back.
    * libro de prácticas = resource book.
    * libro de préstamo vencido = overdue book.
    * libro de recuerdo = keepsake.
    * libro de regalo = gift book.
    * libro de registro = accessions register, accessions book, accessions ledger.
    * libro de registro de entrada y salida de cartas = letterbook [letter book].
    * libro de reglas de un juego = rulebook.
    * libro de sermones = lectionary.
    * libro de sobremesa = coffee-table book.
    * libro de texto = school book, text, textbook [text book].
    * libro de texto de una asignatura = set course book.
    * libro de texto escolar = school text.
    * libro de viajes = travel book, travelogue [travelog, -USA].
    * libro educativo = educational book.
    * libro electrónico = electronic book (e-book/ebook).
    * libro encuadernado en tapa = hard book cover, hardback cover, hardback book.
    * libro en rústica = paperback, paperback book, paperbound book, trade paperback, pocketbook.
    * libro esencial = bedside book.
    * libro fantasma = dummy book.
    * libro ficticio = dummy book.
    * libro físico = physical book.
    * libro fotolitografiado = photolitho book.
    * libro frágil = brittle book.
    * libro genealógico = studbook.
    * libro grabado en audio = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libro hablado = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libro homenaje = Festschrift [Festschriften, -pl.], commemorative volume, memorial volume.
    * libro ilustrado = livre d'artiste, illustrated book.
    * libro impreso = press book, printed book.
    * libro impreso en pastas duras = board book.
    * libro infantil = children's book.
    * libro juvenil = young people's book, juvenile book.
    * libro litográfico = lithographed book.
    * libro litúrgico = liturgical work.
    * libro más vendido = bestseller [best seller/best-seller], blockbuster.
    * libro miniatura = miniature book.
    * libro narrativo = fictional book.
    * libro para empollar = crammer.
    * libro parlante = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libro prohibido = banned book.
    * libro raro = rare book.
    * libro reservado = reserved book.
    * libros = book material.
    * libro sagrado = sacred book, sacred scripture.
    * Libros Americanos en Rústica en Venta = Paperbound Books in Print.
    * Libros Británicos en Rústica en Venta = Paperbacks in Print.
    * Libros Británicos en Venta = British Books in Print.
    * Libros de Texto para Africa (TAP) = Textbooks for Africa (TAP).
    * libros en venta = books in print.
    * libro sonoro = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libros sobre curiosidades = curiosa.
    * libro táctil = tactile book.
    * libro táctil de dibujos = tactile picture book.
    * libro tipográfico = letterpress book.
    * libro trofeo de guerra = trophy book.
    * libro verde = green paper.
    * lista de libros = booklist [book list].
    * lista de libros enviados a encuadernar = bindery list.
    * lomo del libro = book spine.
    * máquina de coser libros = book-sewing machine.
    * maquina de grapar libros = book-stapling machine.
    * mercado del libro, el = book market, the.
    * movimiento de libros = bookshift.
    * mundo del comercio del libro = book-trade life.
    * mundo del libro, el = book world, the.
    * mutilación de libros = book mutilation.
    * no debes juzgar un libro por el color de sus pastas = don't judge a book by its cover, don't judge a book by its cover.
    * novelas o libros que se compran en el supermercado = self-help.
    * obsesionado con los libros = bookaholic.
    * obseso con los libros = bookaholic.
    * parásito del libro = book insect.
    * piojo de los libros = booklouse [booklice, -pl.].
    * posesión de libros propios = book ownership.
    * presentación de libros = book talk [booktalk/book-talk].
    * prestamista de libros = book lender.
    * préstamo de libros = book lending, checking out books.
    * prestar un libro = check out + book.
    * presupuesto para la compra de libros = book funds [bookfunds].
    * presupuesto para libros = book budget.
    * proceso técnico del libro = book preparation, book processing.
    * producción de libros = book production, book publishing.
    * promoción de libros = book promotion.
    * quema de libros = book burning.
    * que no es libro de texto = non-textbook.
    * recensión de libros = reviewing.
    * relacionado con la promoción de libros = book-promotional.
    * relacionado con los libros = book-related.
    * reproducción ilegal de libros = book piracy.
    * reserva de libro = book reservation.
    * reserva de libros = reserve book room.
    * reservar libros = reserve + books.
    * retirar un libro en préstamo = check out + book.
    * rincón del libro = book corner.
    * robo de libros = book stealing, book theft.
    * sacar libro en préstamo = borrow + book.
    * sala de libros raros = rare book room.
    * saldo del libro de cuentas = account book balance.
    * sección de libros en rústica = paperback rack.
    * seleccionador de libros = book selector.
    * selección de libros = book selection.
    * sello para libros = book stamp.
    * ser como un libro abierto = be an open book.
    * ser un libro abierto = be an open book.
    * servicio de libros a domicilio = homebound service.
    * servicio relacionado con los libros = book service.
    * sistema antirrobo de libros = book security system, library security system.
    * sistema de detección de libros = book detection system.
    * sociedad sin libros = bookless society.
    * soporte de libro = book support.
    * suministro de libros = book supply.
    * traslado de libros = bookmove.
    * vale canjeable por un libro = book token.
    * venta de libros = bookselling [book selling].
    * * *
    1) (Impr) book

    colgar los libroto quit (AmE) o (BrE) give up studying

    ser (como) un libro abierto: eres un libro abierto — I can read you like a book

    2) libros masculino plural (Fin)
    3) (Lit) ( parte) book
    * * *
    = book, text.

    Ex: A bibliographic data base comprises a set of records which refer to documents (such as books, films, periodical articles or reports).

    Ex: The authors of this work have had experience behind both reference desks and classroom lecterns and have felt strongly the lack of an adequate text on the training and education of the reference librarian.
    * actitud ante los libros = set about books.
    * acto relacionado con el libro = book event.
    * adicto a los libros = bookaholic.
    * adquisición de libros = book supply, book purchasing.
    * almacén de libros = book-warehouse.
    * amante del libro = book lover [booklover].
    * amor por el libro = book-fancying.
    * anuncio publicitario de un libro = advertising blurb.
    * arte del libro = bookmanship.
    * audiolibro = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * Ayuda Internacional de Libros (BAI) = Book Aid International (BAI).
    * bibliotecario encargado de libros raros = rare book libarian.
    * biblioteconomía relacionada con los libros raros = rare book librarianship.
    * cadena del libro, la = book chain, the.
    * caja para transportar libros = book bin.
    * capacidad para libros = book capacity.
    * carrito de los libros = book truck, book trolley.
    * catálogo de libros = booklist [book list].
    * catálogo de libros en venta = publication(s) list.
    * catálogo en forma de libro = bookform catalogue, book catalogue.
    * catálogo en forma de libro encuadernado = bound book form catalogue.
    * catálogo impreso en forma de libro = printed book catalogue.
    * ciencia del libro = bookmanship.
    * cinta adhesiva ancha para libros = book tape.
    * colección de libros = book collection.
    * colección de libros de derecho en una prisión = prison law library.
    * colección de libros de jardinería = gardening collection.
    * colección de libros donados = gift collection.
    * colección de libros raros = rare book collection, rare collection.
    * coleccionista de libros = book-collector.
    * colocador de libros = book shelver, shelver.
    * comercialización del libro = bookselling [book selling].
    * comercio del libro = bookselling [book selling], book trade [booktrade].
    * comercio del libro, el = book business, the.
    * compra de libros = book buying [book-buying], book supply, book purchasing.
    * comprador de libros = book buyer.
    * conciencia del libro = book-consciousness.
    * confección de libros = bookmaking [book making].
    * con la extensión de un libro = book-length.
    * con una extensión similar a la de un libro = book-length.
    * creación de los índices de un libro = back-of-the-book indexing, back-of-book indexing.
    * crisis de la industria del libro = book crisis.
    * crisis del libro = book crisis.
    * de la extensión de un libro = book-length.
    * depósito de libros = book depot.
    * deshojar un libro = tear + book.
    * devorador de libros = book-eating.
    * distribuidor de libros = book dealer.
    * donación de libros = gift collection, book endowment, book donation, book gift.
    * edición de libros = book publishing.
    * encuadernación de libros = bookbinding [book-binding].
    * en forma de libro = in book form.
    * en formato de libro moderno = in codex form.
    * especialista en conservación de libros = book conservation specialist.
    * estantería para libros = book racks.
    * etiqueta identificadora del libro = label.
    * exposición de libros = book display.
    * expositor de libros = book display stand.
    * fabricación de libros = bookmaking [book making].
    * feria del libro = book fair.
    * ficha de préstamo del libro = book card [bookcard].
    * formato libro = book form [bookform].
    * Fundación de Libros Panafricanos = Pan-African Book Foundation.
    * gastos de libros = book expenditure.
    * historia del libro = book history.
    * ilustración de libros = book illustration.
    * ilustrador de libros = book illustrator.
    * impresión de libros = book-printing.
    * impresor de libros = bookmaker.
    * índice de libro = book index.
    * industria de la edición de libros = book publishing industry.
    * industria del libro = book industry.
    * industria del libro, la = bookmaking industry, the.
    * interesado por los libros = book-conscious.
    * interés por los libros = awareness of books.
    * ISBN (Número Internacional Normalizado para Libros) = ISBN (International Standard Book Number).
    * ladrillos y libros = brick and book.
    * lector de libros = book reader.
    * libro antiguo = old book, antiquarian book, rare book.
    * libro azul = Blue book.
    * Libro Blanco = White Paper.
    * libro científico = scientific book, scholarly book.
    * libro comercial = trade book.
    * libro como objeto = book-object.
    * libro con estructura plegable = pop-up book.
    * libro con ilustraciones = picture book.
    * libro conmemorativo = keepsake.
    * libro con precio de venta fijado = net book.
    * libro con precio de venta no fijado = non-net book.
    * libro de arte = art book.
    * libro de artista = livre d'artiste, artist's book.
    * libro de casos prácticos = case book.
    * libro de citas = citator.
    * libro de cocina = book on cookery, cookbook.
    * libro de codificación = codebook.
    * libro de consulta en sala = reserve room book.
    * libro de contabilidad = ledger.
    * libro de cuentas = account book.
    * libro de derecho = law book.
    * libro de divulgación científica = popular science book.
    * libro de ejercicios = workbook [work-book].
    * libro de empresa = organisation manual.
    * libro de estudio = study book.
    * libro de firmas = guest book [guestbook].
    * libro de historia = history book.
    * libro de hojas de palmera = palm leaf book.
    * libro de honor = guest book [guestbook].
    * libro de jardinería = gardening book.
    * libro de la biblioteca = library book.
    * libro de literatura no ficticia = non-fiction book.
    * libro de lujo = gift book.
    * libro de mayor venta = bestseller [best seller/best-seller].
    * libro de melodías = tunebook.
    * libro de navegación = book of navigation.
    * libro de notas = mark book.
    * libro de orígenes = studbook.
    * libro de pastas amarillas = yellow-back.
    * libro de prácticas = resource book.
    * libro de préstamo vencido = overdue book.
    * libro de recuerdo = keepsake.
    * libro de regalo = gift book.
    * libro de registro = accessions register, accessions book, accessions ledger.
    * libro de registro de entrada y salida de cartas = letterbook [letter book].
    * libro de reglas de un juego = rulebook.
    * libro de sermones = lectionary.
    * libro de sobremesa = coffee-table book.
    * libro de texto = school book, text, textbook [text book].
    * libro de texto de una asignatura = set course book.
    * libro de texto escolar = school text.
    * libro de viajes = travel book, travelogue [travelog, -USA].
    * libro educativo = educational book.
    * libro electrónico = electronic book (e-book/ebook).
    * libro encuadernado en tapa = hard book cover, hardback cover, hardback book.
    * libro en rústica = paperback, paperback book, paperbound book, trade paperback, pocketbook.
    * libro esencial = bedside book.
    * libro fantasma = dummy book.
    * libro ficticio = dummy book.
    * libro físico = physical book.
    * libro fotolitografiado = photolitho book.
    * libro frágil = brittle book.
    * libro genealógico = studbook.
    * libro grabado en audio = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libro hablado = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libro homenaje = Festschrift [Festschriften, -pl.], commemorative volume, memorial volume.
    * libro ilustrado = livre d'artiste, illustrated book.
    * libro impreso = press book, printed book.
    * libro impreso en pastas duras = board book.
    * libro infantil = children's book.
    * libro juvenil = young people's book, juvenile book.
    * libro litográfico = lithographed book.
    * libro litúrgico = liturgical work.
    * libro más vendido = bestseller [best seller/best-seller], blockbuster.
    * libro miniatura = miniature book.
    * libro narrativo = fictional book.
    * libro para empollar = crammer.
    * libro parlante = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libro prohibido = banned book.
    * libro raro = rare book.
    * libro reservado = reserved book.
    * libros = book material.
    * libro sagrado = sacred book, sacred scripture.
    * Libros Americanos en Rústica en Venta = Paperbound Books in Print.
    * Libros Británicos en Rústica en Venta = Paperbacks in Print.
    * Libros Británicos en Venta = British Books in Print.
    * Libros de Texto para Africa (TAP) = Textbooks for Africa (TAP).
    * libros en venta = books in print.
    * libro sonoro = talking book, audiobook [audio book].
    * libros sobre curiosidades = curiosa.
    * libro táctil = tactile book.
    * libro táctil de dibujos = tactile picture book.
    * libro tipográfico = letterpress book.
    * libro trofeo de guerra = trophy book.
    * libro verde = green paper.
    * lista de libros = booklist [book list].
    * lista de libros enviados a encuadernar = bindery list.
    * lomo del libro = book spine.
    * máquina de coser libros = book-sewing machine.
    * maquina de grapar libros = book-stapling machine.
    * mercado del libro, el = book market, the.
    * movimiento de libros = bookshift.
    * mundo del comercio del libro = book-trade life.
    * mundo del libro, el = book world, the.
    * mutilación de libros = book mutilation.
    * no debes juzgar un libro por el color de sus pastas = don't judge a book by its cover, don't judge a book by its cover.
    * novelas o libros que se compran en el supermercado = self-help.
    * obsesionado con los libros = bookaholic.
    * obseso con los libros = bookaholic.
    * parásito del libro = book insect.
    * piojo de los libros = booklouse [booklice, -pl.].
    * posesión de libros propios = book ownership.
    * presentación de libros = book talk [booktalk/book-talk].
    * prestamista de libros = book lender.
    * préstamo de libros = book lending, checking out books.
    * prestar un libro = check out + book.
    * presupuesto para la compra de libros = book funds [bookfunds].
    * presupuesto para libros = book budget.
    * proceso técnico del libro = book preparation, book processing.
    * producción de libros = book production, book publishing.
    * promoción de libros = book promotion.
    * quema de libros = book burning.
    * que no es libro de texto = non-textbook.
    * recensión de libros = reviewing.
    * relacionado con la promoción de libros = book-promotional.
    * relacionado con los libros = book-related.
    * reproducción ilegal de libros = book piracy.
    * reserva de libro = book reservation.
    * reserva de libros = reserve book room.
    * reservar libros = reserve + books.
    * retirar un libro en préstamo = check out + book.
    * rincón del libro = book corner.
    * robo de libros = book stealing, book theft.
    * sacar libro en préstamo = borrow + book.
    * sala de libros raros = rare book room.
    * saldo del libro de cuentas = account book balance.
    * sección de libros en rústica = paperback rack.
    * seleccionador de libros = book selector.
    * selección de libros = book selection.
    * sello para libros = book stamp.
    * ser como un libro abierto = be an open book.
    * ser un libro abierto = be an open book.
    * servicio de libros a domicilio = homebound service.
    * servicio relacionado con los libros = book service.
    * sistema antirrobo de libros = book security system, library security system.
    * sistema de detección de libros = book detection system.
    * sociedad sin libros = bookless society.
    * soporte de libro = book support.
    * suministro de libros = book supply.
    * traslado de libros = bookmove.
    * vale canjeable por un libro = book token.
    * venta de libros = bookselling [book selling].

    * * *
    A ( Impr) book
    un libro de arquitectura/sobre el imperio romano a book on architecture/on the Roman Empire
    un libro de cocina a cookbook, a cookery book ( BrE)
    hablar como un libro (abierto) (con afectación) to use high-flown o highfalutin language; (con sensatez) to talk sense, know what one is talking about
    perder los libros to lose one's touch, lose the knack ( colloq)
    sabérselas por libro ( Chi); to know every trick in the book, know what one is talking about/doing
    ser (como) un libro abierto to be an open book
    no intentes negarlo, eres un libro abierto don't try to deny it, I can read you like a book o you're an open book
    1 ( Fin):
    llevaba los libro de la empresa I was keeping the books o doing the bookkeeping for the company
    2
    (lectura): no le gustan los libros he doesn't like reading
    colgar los libro to quit ( AmE) o ( BrE) give up studying
    C ( Lit) (parte) book
    Compuestos:
    pop-up book
    (preparadopor el gobierno) consultation document, white paper ( BrE); (— por una organización independiente) report, consultation document
    minute book
    paperback
    cashbook
    reference book
    libro de contabilidad or cuentas
    ledger
    book of short stories
    school record
    style guide
    booklet recording details of one's marriage, children's birthdates, etc
    instruction manual
    reader
    teacher's book
    prayer book
    order book
    poetry book, book of poems
    new title
    complaints book
    register
    hardback
    textbook
    travel guide
    visitors' book; guest book
    daybook
    stock book
    libro mágico or mecánico or móvil
    pop-up book
    general ledger
    * * *

     

    Del verbo librar: ( conjugate librar)

    libro es:

    1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo

    libró es:

    3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

    Multiple Entries:
    librar    
    libro
    librar ( conjugate librar) verbo transitivo
    1 ( liberar) libro a algn de algo ‹ de peligro› to save sb from sth;
    de obligación/responsabilidad› to free sb from sth;
    ¡Dios nos libre! God forbid!

    2batalla/combate to fight
    librarse verbo pronominal:

    librose de algo ‹de tarea/obligación to get out of sth;
    librose de un castigo to escape punishment;
    se libró de tener que ayudarlo she got out of having to help him;
    se libroon de morir asfixiados they escaped being suffocated;
    librose de algn to get rid of sb
    libro sustantivo masculino (Impr) book;
    un libro de cocina a cookbook;
    llevar los libros (Fin) to do the bookkeeping;
    libro de bolsillo paperback;
    libro de consulta reference book;
    libro de escolaridad school record;
    libro de familia booklet recording details of one's marriage, children's birthdates, etc;
    libro de texto textbook
    librar
    I verbo transitivo
    1 to free: me libró de un castigo, she let me off from a punishment
    2 (una orden de pago) to draw
    II vi (tener el día libre) libra los fines de semana, he has weekends off
    libro sustantivo masculino book
    Fin libro de cuentas, account book
    Educ libro de texto, textbook

    ' libro' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    abajo
    - abarquillarse
    - agotada
    - agotado
    - analogía
    - apaisada
    - apaisado
    - apéndice
    - atravesarse
    - baja
    - bajo
    - bastante
    - bien
    - bolsillo
    - cabecera
    - capítulo
    - censurar
    - cepillarse
    - cita
    - congratularse
    - cualquiera
    - cuerpo
    - curiosidad
    - datar
    - de
    - decir
    - deformación
    - desastre
    - desgraciada
    - desgraciado
    - devolver
    - diente
    - divertida
    - divertido
    - divulgación
    - edición
    - ejemplar
    - empalagosa
    - empalagoso
    - encuadernación
    - entender
    - feria
    - ficha
    - grabada
    - grabado
    - guía
    - hincar
    - hoja
    - homenaje
    - ilustrar
    English:
    about
    - above
    - abridged
    - acknowledgement
    - annual
    - appearance
    - audio
    - autograph
    - back
    - base
    - bash out
    - be
    - bed
    - bind
    - blockbuster
    - body
    - book
    - bookmark
    - bookrack
    - bore
    - boring
    - bound
    - bring out
    - browse
    - capture
    - chapter
    - coda
    - come out
    - content
    - cookbook
    - cookery book
    - copy
    - cover
    - crease
    - deadly
    - deal with
    - dedication
    - derivative
    - diary
    - dip into
    - dull
    - early
    - edit
    - editor
    - entitle
    - escape
    - exemplify
    - exploit
    - extract
    - fall
    * * *
    libro nm
    1. [impreso] book;
    un libro de aventuras a book of adventure stories;
    hablar como un libro to express oneself very clearly;
    Fam
    ser (como) un libro abierto to be an open book
    libro de bolsillo (pocket-sized) paperback;
    libro de cabecera bedside book;
    libro de canciones song book;
    libro de cocina cookbook, Br cookery book;
    libro de consulta reference book;
    libro de cuentos storybook;
    libro electrónico electronic book;
    libro de estilo style guide;
    libro de himnos hymn book;
    libro de instrucciones instruction book o manual;
    Rel libro sagrado Book [in Bible];
    libro de texto textbook;
    libro de viajes travel book
    2. Pol paper
    libro blanco white paper;
    libro verde green paper
    3. [registro] book;
    llevar los libros to keep the books
    Com libro de caja cashbook; Com libro de contabilidad accounts book; Educ libro de escolaridad = book containing a complete record of a pupil's academic results throughout his or her time at school;
    libro de familia = document containing personal details of the members of a family;
    libro de oro visitors' book [for important guests];
    libro de pedidos order book;
    libro de reclamaciones complaints book;
    libro de visitas visitors' book
    4. Fin libro diario [para transacciones] journal, day book
    * * *
    m book;
    colgar los libros quit studying;
    hablar como un libro talk like a book, use highfalutin language
    * * *
    libro nm
    1) : book
    libro de texto: textbook
    2) libros nmpl
    : books (in bookkeeping), accounts
    llevar los libros: to keep the books
    * * *
    libro n book

    Spanish-English dictionary > libro

  • 20 lugar de celebración

    (n.) = venue
    Ex. This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.
    * * *
    (n.) = venue

    Ex: This article describes the 3 largest international book fairs: in Frankfurt, the children's book fair in Bologna, and the American Booksellers Association annual convention which has a different venue every year.

    Spanish-English dictionary > lugar de celebración

См. также в других словарях:

  • book fair — noun 1. fair organized by publishers or booksellers to promote the sale of books • Syn: ↑bookfair • Hypernyms: ↑fair 2. bazaar at which books are sold or auctioned off in order to raise funds for a worthy cause • Syn: ↑bookfair …   Useful english dictionary

  • book fair — bazaar where books (often of a specific genre) are sold …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Kolkata Book Fair — The Calcutta Book Fair (now renamed Kolkata Book Fair in English, and officially Kolkata Boi Mela in romanized Bengali, Bengali: কলকাতা বই মেলা) is a winter fair in Calcutta. It is a unique book fair in the sense of not being a trade fair the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chennai Book Fair — or Madras Book Fair is an annual book fair organized in the Chennai, India by the Booksellers and Publishers Association of South India (BAPASI). The fair typically lasts for about 10 days during the New Year Pongal season. The fair is usually… …   Wikipedia

  • London Book Fair — Eine Buchmesse informiert über den jeweiligen Buchmarkt. Sie findet meist jährlich für Verlage, Buchhandel, Autoren, Literaturagenten, Journalisten und die Allgemeinheit statt. Neben dem klassischen Buch werden auch Online Produkte, Hörbücher und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Frankfurt Book Fair — Representatives from book publishing and multimedia companies from all over the world come to the Frankfurt Book Fair in order to negotiate international publishing rights and licensing fees. The fair is organised by a subsidiary company of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Ekushey Book Fair — The Ekushey Book Fair or Omor Ekushey Grontho Mela (Bengali: অমর একুশে গ্রন্থ মেলা Ômor Ekushe Grontho Mêla Book Fair of the Immortal 21st ), popularly known as Ekushey Boi Mela (একুশে বই মেলা Ekushe Boi Mêla Book Fair of the 21st ) is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Leipzig Book Fair — The Leipzig Book Fair ( de. Leipziger Buchmesse) is the second largest book fair in Germany after the Frankfurt Book Fair. The fair takes place annually over four days at the Leipzig Trade Fairground in the northern part of Leipzig, Saxony. It is …   Wikipedia

  • London Book Fair — The London Book Fair is a large book publishing trade fair held annually, usually in March, in London, England. While not as large as the immense Frankfurt Book Fair, held each October, the London Book Fair has grown in size and importance in… …   Wikipedia

  • Porto Alegre Book Fair — The Porto Alegre Book Fair is a book fair held annually, between late October to mid November, in Porto Alegre, Brazil. It is the biggest [ Feiras do Livro em Porto Alegre. Terragaúcha. 6 August 2006 [http://www.terragaucha.com.br/feira do… …   Wikipedia

  • World Book Fair — The Pragati Maidan hosts the World Book Fair annually. The World Book Fair, held in Pragati Maidan in New Delhi, is India s oldest book fair. Started in 1972, this biennial event takes place in early February, and is organized by the National… …   Wikipedia

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