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  • 901 a finales del + Siglo

    = late + Siglo, late period of + Siglo
    Ex. Companionships had probably been developed in late eighteenth-century London for dealing with rush jobs in the larger printing offices.
    Ex. It seems that around this late period of the seventeenth century this usage was beginning to gain currency.
    * * *
    = late + Siglo, late period of + Siglo

    Ex: Companionships had probably been developed in late eighteenth-century London for dealing with rush jobs in the larger printing offices.

    Ex: It seems that around this late period of the seventeenth century this usage was beginning to gain currency.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a finales del + Siglo

  • 902 a fondo

    adv.
    thoroughly, in depth, deeply, inside out.
    * * *
    (adjetival) thorough 2 (adverbial) thoroughly
    * * *
    (adj.) = fully, thoroughly, full-scale
    Ex. Although this may seem an obvious statement, there are many instances when the searcher is not fully aware of what can or might be retrieved.
    Ex. Analytical cataloguing is valuable in respect of any type of media, but many of ideas have been tested most thoroughly in the context of monographs and serials.
    Ex. Obviously, staff will have to be instructed in the use of the new system, be it word processing or a full-scale circulation system.
    * * *
    (adj.) = fully, thoroughly, full-scale

    Ex: Although this may seem an obvious statement, there are many instances when the searcher is not fully aware of what can or might be retrieved.

    Ex: Analytical cataloguing is valuable in respect of any type of media, but many of ideas have been tested most thoroughly in the context of monographs and serials.
    Ex: Obviously, staff will have to be instructed in the use of the new system, be it word processing or a full-scale circulation system.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a fondo

  • 903 a fondo perdido

    nonrecoverable, nonreturnable
    * * *
    (adj.) = non-refundable
    Ex. There is a non-refundable charge of £25 for this event to cover refreshments.
    * * *

    Ex: There is a non-refundable charge of £25 for this event to cover refreshments.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a fondo perdido

  • 904 a fuerza de

    by dint of, by force of
    * * *
    Ex. This article discusses the treatment of the main character of a biography in its index recommending the introduction of logical grouping within the subentries by dint of much editing.
    * * *

    Ex: This article discusses the treatment of the main character of a biography in its index recommending the introduction of logical grouping within the subentries by dint of much editing.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a fuerza de

  • 905 a gran velocidad

    Ex. This causes the shaft of the fan and correspondingly, the fan blades themselves, to rotate at great speed.
    * * *

    Ex: This causes the shaft of the fan and correspondingly, the fan blades themselves, to rotate at great speed.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a gran velocidad

  • 906 a grandes rasgos

    * * *
    (n.) = broadly, rough draft
    Ex. These can be broadly categorised into the following two groups.
    Ex. This paper describes the program devised to extract references from the OCLC data base and generate bibliographies in rough draft form.
    * * *
    (n.) = broadly, rough draft

    Ex: These can be broadly categorised into the following two groups.

    Ex: This paper describes the program devised to extract references from the OCLC data base and generate bibliographies in rough draft form.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a grandes rasgos

  • 907 a gritos

    adv.
    at the top of one's voice, vociferously, at the top of one's lungs.
    * * *
    Ex. This article argues that the OTA report, despite its affirmation of public access to information, is unlikely to cause a redeployment of resources unless librarians argue vociferously that there is a real need for this information.
    * * *

    Ex: This article argues that the OTA report, despite its affirmation of public access to information, is unlikely to cause a redeployment of resources unless librarians argue vociferously that there is a real need for this information.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a gritos

  • 908 a grosso modo

    (n.) = roughly, rough draft
    Ex. This survey shows that roughly one in three of all people who enter bookshops go out with a book or books.
    Ex. This paper describes the program devised to extract references from the OCLC data base and generate bibliographies in rough draft form.
    * * *
    (n.) = roughly, rough draft

    Ex: This survey shows that roughly one in three of all people who enter bookshops go out with a book or books.

    Ex: This paper describes the program devised to extract references from the OCLC data base and generate bibliographies in rough draft form.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a grosso modo

  • 909 a gusto de

    = to the liking of, at the pleasure of
    Ex. He made it clear that this was not entirely to his liking, though his audience.
    Ex. A private press is a printing press that issues small editions at the pleasure of its owner, not necessarily for financial gain.
    * * *
    = to the liking of, at the pleasure of

    Ex: He made it clear that this was not entirely to his liking, though his audience.

    Ex: A private press is a printing press that issues small editions at the pleasure of its owner, not necessarily for financial gain.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a gusto de

  • 910 a la altura de

    = of the stature of, equal to
    Ex. The finest and most influential of these French italics were the work of Robert Granjon, an artist of the stature of his countryman and near-contemporary Garamont and one of the greatest all-round type designers of any period.
    Ex. Here spoke the absolutely confident applicant, the young man equal to this or any other task.
    * * *
    = of the stature of, equal to

    Ex: The finest and most influential of these French italics were the work of Robert Granjon, an artist of the stature of his countryman and near-contemporary Garamont and one of the greatest all-round type designers of any period.

    Ex: Here spoke the absolutely confident applicant, the young man equal to this or any other task.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la altura de

  • 911 a la expectativa de

    = on the lookout for, on the alert for
    Ex. The first weeks are vital, and after that the shop must be constantly on the lookout for ways of stimulating further interest and re-awakening those who lapse.
    Ex. Of course the perceptive librarian is on the alert for signs of this reaction on the part of the reader, but, sad to relate, there are those who will be deterred by nothing short of a loud cry of 'Stop'.
    * * *
    = on the lookout for, on the alert for

    Ex: The first weeks are vital, and after that the shop must be constantly on the lookout for ways of stimulating further interest and re-awakening those who lapse.

    Ex: Of course the perceptive librarian is on the alert for signs of this reaction on the part of the reader, but, sad to relate, there are those who will be deterred by nothing short of a loud cry of 'Stop'.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la expectativa de

  • 912 a la fuerza

    by force
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    = forcefully, of necessity, forcibly, compulsorily
    Ex. Do not pull a book from the shelf by forcefully tugging the top of the spine.
    Ex. The quantity of scientific information available must of necessity grow with the increasing number of scientists doing research in an increasing number of disciplines.
    Ex. This film tells the moving story of the more than 40,000 Koreans who were forcibly conscripted as laborers by the Japanese during the Second World War.
    Ex. The government may, by agreement or compulsorily, acquire any historic monument for the purpose of securing its protection.
    * * *
    = forcefully, of necessity, forcibly, compulsorily

    Ex: Do not pull a book from the shelf by forcefully tugging the top of the spine.

    Ex: The quantity of scientific information available must of necessity grow with the increasing number of scientists doing research in an increasing number of disciplines.
    Ex: This film tells the moving story of the more than 40,000 Koreans who were forcibly conscripted as laborers by the Japanese during the Second World War.
    Ex: The government may, by agreement or compulsorily, acquire any historic monument for the purpose of securing its protection.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la fuerza

  • 913 a la larga

    in the long run
    * * *
    * * *
    * * *
    = in the long term, over the long term, in the end, eventually, for the long pull, over a period of time, over the long haul, in the far term, ultimately, by and by
    Ex. For a scheme to be successfull in the long term it is vital that there should be an organisational structure to support the scheme.
    Ex. This project ought to develop over the long term from a system designed to support the exchange of entries in micro-print to a fully automated network for the processing of records.
    Ex. This is time well invested since it saves money in the end and leads to a higher success rate in providing information = Éste es tiempo bien invertido ya que ahorra dinero en última instancia y permite ofrecer una información mucho más pertinente para el usuario.
    Ex. Eventually this work on citation orders came to fruition in the rather unlikely context of a new indexing systems, PRECIS.
    Ex. Thus, the public library in this country for the next few years and for the long pull may be presented with a first-rate opportunity for greater service to its community by defining its service with reference to some qualitative standards.
    Ex. The vibration may cause the chips to work loose over a period of time, and if they have to be pushed back into their sockets, it is very easy to bend or break one of the 'legs'.
    Ex. But over the long haul you'll just find that your data is easier and cheaper to get at if you use XML.
    Ex. In the far term novel techniques are being developed to remove carbon dioxide from fuel gas or flue gas from energy conversion systems.
    Ex. Moreover, these entries must ultimately direct the searcher to his desired specific subject in the classified file.
    Ex. By and by Tom's reading and dreaming about princely life wrought such a strong effect upon him that he began to act the prince unconsciously.
    * * *
    = in the long term, over the long term, in the end, eventually, for the long pull, over a period of time, over the long haul, in the far term, ultimately, by and by

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

    Ex: This project ought to develop over the long term from a system designed to support the exchange of entries in micro-print to a fully automated network for the processing of records.
    Ex: This is time well invested since it saves money in the end and leads to a higher success rate in providing information = Éste es tiempo bien invertido ya que ahorra dinero en última instancia y permite ofrecer una información mucho más pertinente para el usuario.
    Ex: Eventually this work on citation orders came to fruition in the rather unlikely context of a new indexing systems, PRECIS.
    Ex: Thus, the public library in this country for the next few years and for the long pull may be presented with a first-rate opportunity for greater service to its community by defining its service with reference to some qualitative standards.
    Ex: The vibration may cause the chips to work loose over a period of time, and if they have to be pushed back into their sockets, it is very easy to bend or break one of the 'legs'.
    Ex: But over the long haul you'll just find that your data is easier and cheaper to get at if you use XML.
    Ex: In the far term novel techniques are being developed to remove carbon dioxide from fuel gas or flue gas from energy conversion systems.
    Ex: Moreover, these entries must ultimately direct the searcher to his desired specific subject in the classified file.
    Ex: By and by Tom's reading and dreaming about princely life wrought such a
    strong effect upon him that he began to act the prince unconsciously
    .

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la larga

  • 914 a la luz de

    = in light of, in the light of
    Ex. This is essentially the traditional enterprise of cataloguing theory, but it is explored in light of current standards and developments.
    Ex. In the light of the information explosion, no researcher can now realistically expect to keep pace with developments in his own field, let alone those in allied fields = En vista del crecimiento vertiginoso de la información, siendo realista ahora el investigador no puede mantenerse al día en los avances de su propio campo y mucho menos de los de campos afines.
    * * *
    = in light of, in the light of

    Ex: This is essentially the traditional enterprise of cataloguing theory, but it is explored in light of current standards and developments.

    Ex: In the light of the information explosion, no researcher can now realistically expect to keep pace with developments in his own field, let alone those in allied fields = En vista del crecimiento vertiginoso de la información, siendo realista ahora el investigador no puede mantenerse al día en los avances de su propio campo y mucho menos de los de campos afines.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la luz de

  • 915 a la luz de las velas

    (adj.) = by candlelight, candlelight, candlelit
    Ex. This kind of rhubarb is grown under cover of darkness and harvested by candlelight.
    Ex. The ruins remained a place of worship, however, with candlelight services on the anniversaries of the raids.
    Ex. A candlelit vigil is to take place in Manchester in memory of those killed every year as a result of domestic violence.
    * * *
    (adj.) = by candlelight, candlelight, candlelit

    Ex: This kind of rhubarb is grown under cover of darkness and harvested by candlelight.

    Ex: The ruins remained a place of worship, however, with candlelight services on the anniversaries of the raids.
    Ex: A candlelit vigil is to take place in Manchester in memory of those killed every year as a result of domestic violence.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la luz de las velas

  • 916 a la moda

    * * *
    (adj.) = trendy [trendier -comp., trendiest -sup.]
    Ex. The author investigates the things which young adults consider to be important, and discusses this in relation to what may be considered tasteful, and what merely trendy in young adults' books.
    * * *
    (adj.) = trendy [trendier -comp., trendiest -sup.]

    Ex: The author investigates the things which young adults consider to be important, and discusses this in relation to what may be considered tasteful, and what merely trendy in young adults' books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la moda

  • 917 a la par que

    = in tandem with, hand in hand (with), as the same time as
    Ex. Continuing education activities have to be offered in tandem with the service itself.
    Ex. Hand in hand with this comes the need for nurses to be able to question, evaluate and reflect on existing practice.
    Ex. In medieval bindings the headbands were sewn in at the same time as the cords, but by the sixteenth century they were generally sewn on after the edges had been cut.
    * * *
    = in tandem with, hand in hand (with), as the same time as

    Ex: Continuing education activities have to be offered in tandem with the service itself.

    Ex: Hand in hand with this comes the need for nurses to be able to question, evaluate and reflect on existing practice.
    Ex: In medieval bindings the headbands were sewn in at the same time as the cords, but by the sixteenth century they were generally sewn on after the edges had been cut.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la par que

  • 918 a la plancha

    grilled
    * * *
    = griddled, on the griddle, on the hotplate
    Ex. This tasty salad with broad beans, sun-dried tomatoes and griddled lamb is great as a healthy and filling main meal.
    Ex. For our Christmas dinner, I seared 6 whole beef tenderloins on the griddle and finished in the oven.
    Ex. My brother is home from college this week and graced me with his presence tonight for an apartment-cooked meal on the hotplate.
    * * *
    = griddled, on the griddle, on the hotplate

    Ex: This tasty salad with broad beans, sun-dried tomatoes and griddled lamb is great as a healthy and filling main meal.

    Ex: For our Christmas dinner, I seared 6 whole beef tenderloins on the griddle and finished in the oven.
    Ex: My brother is home from college this week and graced me with his presence tonight for an apartment-cooked meal on the hotplate.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la plancha

  • 919 a la semana

    = a week, per week
    Ex. When Britain coolly marked, if not celebrated, the tenth anniversary of membership, the number of written enquiries totalled no more than twenty a week.
    Ex. Tens of thousands of records per week can be handled in this way.
    * * *
    = a week, per week

    Ex: When Britain coolly marked, if not celebrated, the tenth anniversary of membership, the number of written enquiries totalled no more than twenty a week.

    Ex: Tens of thousands of records per week can be handled in this way.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la semana

  • 920 a la vanguardia

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    = on the cutting edge, on the leading edge, in the fast lane, on the fast track, at the leading edge, on the bleeding edge
    Ex. The library has stayed on the cutting edge of technology.
    Ex. Academic libraries have been on the leading edge in the provision of services, navigation aids, and user training for the Internet = Las bibliotecas académicas han estado a la vanguardia de la provisión de servicios, herramientas de navegación y formación de usuarios de Internet.
    Ex. The article 'A charmed brew: document delivery and collection in the fast lane' examines the implications of the proliferation of document delivery services and types of access available for librarians.
    Ex. The article ' On the fast track or the road to nowhere' points to the growing practice of subsuming public libraries into larger departments headed by non-librarians = El artículo " A la vanguardia o en un camino sin rumbo" pone de manifiesto la costumbre cada vez más frecuente de incluir las bibliotecas públicas dentro de órganismos más grandes dirigidos por personal no bibliotecario.
    Ex. This process is likely to be doomed in a discipline at the leading edge of the changes of the information society.
    Ex. We will talk about four trends on the bleeding edge that are shaping the fast moving e-conomy.
    * * *
    = on the cutting edge, on the leading edge, in the fast lane, on the fast track, at the leading edge, on the bleeding edge

    Ex: The library has stayed on the cutting edge of technology.

    Ex: Academic libraries have been on the leading edge in the provision of services, navigation aids, and user training for the Internet = Las bibliotecas académicas han estado a la vanguardia de la provisión de servicios, herramientas de navegación y formación de usuarios de Internet.
    Ex: The article 'A charmed brew: document delivery and collection in the fast lane' examines the implications of the proliferation of document delivery services and types of access available for librarians.
    Ex: The article ' On the fast track or the road to nowhere' points to the growing practice of subsuming public libraries into larger departments headed by non-librarians = El artículo " A la vanguardia o en un camino sin rumbo" pone de manifiesto la costumbre cada vez más frecuente de incluir las bibliotecas públicas dentro de órganismos más grandes dirigidos por personal no bibliotecario.
    Ex: This process is likely to be doomed in a discipline at the leading edge of the changes of the information society.
    Ex: We will talk about four trends on the bleeding edge that are shaping the fast moving e-conomy.

    Spanish-English dictionary > a la vanguardia

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