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weeded

  • 1 anualmente

    adv.
    annually, yearly.
    * * *
    1 annually, yearly
    * * *
    adv.
    annually, yearly
    * * *
    ADV annually, yearly
    * * *
    = annually, yearly, on a yearly basis, year-on-year.
    Ex. The National Union Catalog is still published with quarterly updates, and is cumulated annually and quinquennially.
    Ex. I suggest that somewhere between 10 to 25 years' worth of material be stored online and that the catalog be weeded or purged yearly.
    Ex. This service will be produced on a yearly basis.
    Ex. This corresponds to a year-on-year increase of 28%.
    * * *
    = annually, yearly, on a yearly basis, year-on-year.

    Ex: The National Union Catalog is still published with quarterly updates, and is cumulated annually and quinquennially.

    Ex: I suggest that somewhere between 10 to 25 years' worth of material be stored online and that the catalog be weeded or purged yearly.
    Ex: This service will be produced on a yearly basis.
    Ex: This corresponds to a year-on-year increase of 28%.

    * * *
    annually
    se publica anualmente it is published annually o once a year o yearly
    recibirán dicha cantidad anualmente they will receive the said amount annually o per year
    * * *

    anualmente adverbio yearly, once a year: la feria se celebra anualmente, the festival is held annually
    ' anualmente' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    salario
    English:
    annually
    - yearly
    * * *
    annually, yearly;
    la final se celebra anualmente en la capital the final is held in the capital every year
    * * *
    adv yearly
    * * *
    anualmente adj yearly

    Spanish-English dictionary > anualmente

  • 2 arrojar a la basura

    (v.) = trash
    Ex. Sending weeded books to be trashed or to paper recycling centers were two other common options.
    * * *
    (v.) = trash

    Ex: Sending weeded books to be trashed or to paper recycling centers were two other common options.

    Spanish-English dictionary > arrojar a la basura

  • 3 cada año

    adv.
    1 every year, once a year, annually, each year.
    2 year over year.
    m.
    every year, each year.
    * * *
    = annually, on a yearly basis, year-on-year, yearly
    Ex. The National Union Catalog is still published with quarterly updates, and is cumulated annually and quinquennially.
    Ex. This service will be produced on a yearly basis.
    Ex. This corresponds to a year-on-year increase of 28%.
    Ex. I suggest that somewhere between 10 to 25 years' worth of material be stored online and that the catalog be weeded or purged yearly.
    * * *
    = annually, on a yearly basis, year-on-year, yearly

    Ex: The National Union Catalog is still published with quarterly updates, and is cumulated annually and quinquennially.

    Ex: This service will be produced on a yearly basis.
    Ex: This corresponds to a year-on-year increase of 28%.
    Ex: I suggest that somewhere between 10 to 25 years' worth of material be stored online and that the catalog be weeded or purged yearly.

    Spanish-English dictionary > cada año

  • 4 centro de acogida de mujeres

    Ex. Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.
    * * *

    Ex: Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > centro de acogida de mujeres

  • 5 centro social para veteranos de guerra

    Ex. Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.
    * * *

    Ex: Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > centro social para veteranos de guerra

  • 6 contenedor

    adj.
    containing.
    m.
    1 container, vessel.
    2 container, transportation container.
    * * *
    1 containing
    1 container
    \
    contenedor de basura rubbish skip
    ————————
    1 container
    * * *
    noun m.
    * * *
    SM
    1) [gen] container

    contenedor de escombros — skip, builder's skip

    2) (Náut) container ship
    * * *
    masculino container; ( para basuras) bin, container; ( para escombros) Dumpster® (AmE), skip (BrE)
    * * *
    = bin, tank, shipment container, container.
    Ex. The items to be humidified are placed inside the smaller bin and a cover put in place.
    Ex. All air entering the building should be pumped through tanks of water to remove pollutants.
    Ex. One library stores its weeded material and waits 'for delivery of a shipment container to send surplus weeded books to needy nations'.
    Ex. Lastly, one needs a spirit duplicating machine and a supply of spirit solvent with which to top up the solvent container incorporated in the machine.
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    * contenedor de basura = rubbish skip.
    * contenedor de la basura = dumpster.
    * contenedor de(l) vidrio = bottle bank.
    * contenedor de plástico = plastic bin.
    * contenedor de recogida de vidrio = bottle bank.
    * contenedor para hacer compost = compost bin.
    * en contenedor = containerised [containerized, -USA].
    * enviar en contenedor = containerise [containerize, -USA].
    * enviar por contenedor = containerise [containerize, -USA].
    * poner en contenedor = containerise [containerize, -USA].
    * * *
    masculino container; ( para basuras) bin, container; ( para escombros) Dumpster® (AmE), skip (BrE)
    * * *
    = bin, tank, shipment container, container.

    Ex: The items to be humidified are placed inside the smaller bin and a cover put in place.

    Ex: All air entering the building should be pumped through tanks of water to remove pollutants.
    Ex: One library stores its weeded material and waits 'for delivery of a shipment container to send surplus weeded books to needy nations'.
    Ex: Lastly, one needs a spirit duplicating machine and a supply of spirit solvent with which to top up the solvent container incorporated in the machine.
    * contenedor de basura = rubbish skip.
    * contenedor de la basura = dumpster.
    * contenedor de(l) vidrio = bottle bank.
    * contenedor de plástico = plastic bin.
    * contenedor de recogida de vidrio = bottle bank.
    * contenedor para hacer compost = compost bin.
    * en contenedor = containerised [containerized, -USA].
    * enviar en contenedor = containerise [containerize, -USA].
    * enviar por contenedor = containerise [containerize, -USA].
    * poner en contenedor = containerise [containerize, -USA].

    * * *
    container; (para basuras) bin, container; (para escombros) dumpster® ( AmE), skip ( BrE)
    contenedor de basura con ruedas trash container (with wheels) ( AmE), wheely bin ( BrE colloq)
    * * *

     

    contenedor sustantivo masculino
    container;
    ( para basuras) bin, container;
    ( para escombros) Dumpster® (AmE), skip (BrE);

    contenedor sustantivo masculino
    1 container
    2 (de escombros) skip
    (de basuras) bin
    contenedor de vidrio/papel, bottle/ paper bank o recycling bin

    ' contenedor' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    cisterna
    - depósito
    - vaciar
    English:
    bottle bank
    - container
    - leak
    - lid
    - of
    - overflow
    - recipient
    - skip
    - spray
    - bottle
    - Dumpster
    * * *
    contenedor, -ora
    adj
    containing
    nm
    [recipiente grande] container;
    contenedor (de escombros) Br skip, US Dumpster®
    contenedor de basura Br wheelie bin, US wheeled garbage can;
    contenedor de vidrio Br bottle bank, US bottle recycling center
    * * *
    m TRANSP container
    * * *
    1) : container, receptacle
    2) : Dumpster™
    * * *
    1. (de mercancías) container

    Spanish-English dictionary > contenedor

  • 7 cribar

    v.
    1 to sieve.
    2 to screen out, to select.
    * * *
    1 (colar) to sift, sieve
    2 figurado (seleccionar) to screen
    * * *
    VT to sieve, sift
    * * *
    verbo transitivo to sieve, sift
    * * *
    = sift, screen out, filter (out), winnow, strain, vet.
    Ex. Thus many non-relevant documents have been retrieved and examined in the process of sifting relevant and non-relevant documents.
    Ex. Most journals rely for a substantial part of their income on advertisements; how would advertisers view the prospect of being selectively screened out by readers?.
    Ex. Central libraries are an important part of the interlending system and by ensuring regional utilisation of public library resources and thus filtering requests they protect research libraries.
    Ex. Not only are entries weeded in order to be subject-specific, but those weeded entries are winnowed even further so that only useful information is left.
    Ex. Sampling for immature stages of mosquito was done weekly between May 1999 and January 2000 by straining them from the water in ravines and gutters.
    Ex. All three types of material, when first received by DG XIII, are submitted to the Technological Information and Patents Division of DG XIII in order to vet items for possible patentable inventions.
    * * *
    verbo transitivo to sieve, sift
    * * *
    = sift, screen out, filter (out), winnow, strain, vet.

    Ex: Thus many non-relevant documents have been retrieved and examined in the process of sifting relevant and non-relevant documents.

    Ex: Most journals rely for a substantial part of their income on advertisements; how would advertisers view the prospect of being selectively screened out by readers?.
    Ex: Central libraries are an important part of the interlending system and by ensuring regional utilisation of public library resources and thus filtering requests they protect research libraries.
    Ex: Not only are entries weeded in order to be subject-specific, but those weeded entries are winnowed even further so that only useful information is left.
    Ex: Sampling for immature stages of mosquito was done weekly between May 1999 and January 2000 by straining them from the water in ravines and gutters.
    Ex: All three types of material, when first received by DG XIII, are submitted to the Technological Information and Patents Division of DG XIII in order to vet items for possible patentable inventions.

    * * *
    cribar [A1 ]
    vt
    to sieve, sift
    * * *

    cribar ( conjugate cribar) verbo transitivo
    to sieve, sift
    cribar sustantivo femenino
    1 Agr to sift
    2 figurado to filter, narrow down: vamos a cribar todas las propuestas, let's narrow down the proposals
    ' cribar' also found in these entries:
    English:
    sieve
    * * *
    cribar vt
    1. [con tamiz] to sieve
    2. [seleccionar] to screen out, to select
    * * *
    v/t sift, sieve; fig
    select
    * * *
    cribar vt
    : to sift

    Spanish-English dictionary > cribar

  • 8 cuestión difícil

    f.
    puzzling question, poser.
    * * *
    (n.) = thorny issue, thorny question, poser
    Ex. Thorny issues involve data migration, as well as a guarantee of perpetual access, while ensuring preservation of authorship and ownership.
    Ex. Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.
    Ex. The first category of problem, the naming of subject, involves consideration of the following posers.
    * * *
    (n.) = thorny issue, thorny question, poser

    Ex: Thorny issues involve data migration, as well as a guarantee of perpetual access, while ensuring preservation of authorship and ownership.

    Ex: Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.
    Ex: The first category of problem, the naming of subject, involves consideration of the following posers.

    Spanish-English dictionary > cuestión difícil

  • 9 despiadadamente

    adv.
    cruelly; mercilessly, relentlessly; heartlessly.
    * * *
    1 ruthlessly
    * * *
    ADV mercilessly, relentlessly
    * * *
    adverbio mercilessly, relentlessly
    * * *
    = brutally, mercilessly, relentlessly, ruthlessly, implacably.
    Ex. These two extraordinary, brutally honest autobiographical works deal with Spiegelman's attempts to record his father's recollections of experiences in the Nazi death camps.
    Ex. Low was possibly the most celebrated political cartoonist of the 20th century, best remembered for the way he mercilessly ridiculed Hitler and Mussolini in a humorous vein.
    Ex. Computers, on the other hand adhere to their initial instructions and execute these relentlessly until the task that is set is completed.
    Ex. The traditional lending services were revamped and the book collection ruthlessly weeded to books that are used frequently.
    Ex. And here was the war, implacably bearing down on us.
    * * *
    adverbio mercilessly, relentlessly
    * * *
    = brutally, mercilessly, relentlessly, ruthlessly, implacably.

    Ex: These two extraordinary, brutally honest autobiographical works deal with Spiegelman's attempts to record his father's recollections of experiences in the Nazi death camps.

    Ex: Low was possibly the most celebrated political cartoonist of the 20th century, best remembered for the way he mercilessly ridiculed Hitler and Mussolini in a humorous vein.
    Ex: Computers, on the other hand adhere to their initial instructions and execute these relentlessly until the task that is set is completed.
    Ex: The traditional lending services were revamped and the book collection ruthlessly weeded to books that are used frequently.
    Ex: And here was the war, implacably bearing down on us.

    * * *
    mercilessly, relentlessly
    * * *
    pitilessly, mercilessly

    Spanish-English dictionary > despiadadamente

  • 10 eliminar

    v.
    to eliminate.
    El líquido eliminó las manchas The liquid eliminated the stains.
    El mafioso eliminó al testigo The mobster eliminated the witness.
    * * *
    1 (gen) to eliminate, exclude
    2 (esperanzas, miedos, etc) to get rid of, cast aside
    3 familiar (matar) to kill, eliminate
    * * *
    verb
    3) kill
    * * *
    1. VT
    1) (=hacer desaparecer) [+ mancha, obstáculo] to remove, get rid of; [+ residuos] to dispose of; [+ pobreza] to eliminate, eradicate; [+ posibilidad] to rule out

    eliminar un directorio — (Inform) to remove o delete a directory

    2) [+ concursante, deportista] to knock out, eliminate

    fueron eliminados de la competiciónthey were knocked out of o eliminated from the competition

    3) euf (=matar) to eliminate, do away with *
    4) [+ incógnita] to eliminate
    5) (Fisiol) to eliminate
    2.
    See:
    * * *
    verbo transitivo
    1)
    a) < obstáculo> to remove; < párrafo> to delete, remove
    b) < candidato> to eliminate; (Dep) to eliminate, knock out
    c) (euf) ( matar) to eliminate (euph), to get rid of (euph)
    d) < residuos> to dispose of
    2) <toxinas/grasas> to eliminate
    3) (Mat) < incógnita> to eliminate
    * * *
    = abort, cut off, delete, detach, disband, discard, dispose of, do away with, eliminate, eradicate, erase, erode, kill, obviate, purge, remove, rid, suppress, take out, withdraw, screen out, retire, squeeze out, decrement, dispel, weed out, axe [ax, -USA], abolish, pare out, chop off, excise, obliterate, scrap, take off, expunge, cut out, put to + rest, sweep away, root out, nix, drive out, deselect, strip away, roll back, efface, cashier, clear out, weed, sunset, stomp + Nombre + out, zap, take + Nombre + out.
    Ex. It is important to know what police or fire responses are triggered by alarms and how that reaction can be aborted and the alarm silenced.
    Ex. The only way to solve these problems is either to revise your catalog in its totality or to cut it off.
    Ex. Expressive notation is generally easier to truncate, that is, delete final characters to create the notation for a more general subject.
    Ex. The words from the deleted abstract in the abstract word file will be detached when DOBIS/LIBIS is not busy with other work.
    Ex. With the completion of the draft in 1983, the Working Group on an International Authority System was officially disbanded.
    Ex. The dates should be checked regularly and updated so that old dates are discarded and new ones entered.
    Ex. List and describe the steps involved in withdrawing and disposing of books which are no longer required.
    Ex. DOBIS/LIBIS does away with the multiplicity of files and catalogs.
    Ex. Obviously, computers and the use of notation in computerised systems may place additional constraints upon the nature of the notation, or may eliminate the need to consider some of the characteristics below.
    Ex. In this instance links would be insufficient to eradicate the false drop.
    Ex. Pressing the delete key erases a characters without leaving a blank space.
    Ex. These arrangements should also erode price differentials between Europe and the US, and permit each country to support its own online services.
    Ex. He was looking for the book 'Flowers and Bullets and Freedom to kill' = Estaba buscando el libro "Flores, balas y libertad para matar".
    Ex. The intercalation of (41-4) after 329 obviates this function.
    Ex. The system requests the number of the borrower and then purges that borrower's name and number from its files.
    Ex. Folders allow a set of papers to be kept together when a set on a given topic is removed from the file.
    Ex. This function can be used to rid access-point files of unused entries.
    Ex. It is possible to suppress references and to omit steps in a hierarchy.
    Ex. A scheme should allow reduction, to take out subjects and their subdivisions which are no longer used.
    Ex. Thus, all cards corresponding to documents covering 'Curricula' are withdrawn from the pack.
    Ex. Most journals rely for a substantial part of their income on advertisements; how would advertisers view the prospect of being selectively screened out by readers?.
    Ex. This article stresses the importance for libraries of making current informationav ailable on AIDS, and of retiring out-of-date information on the subject.
    Ex. Subjects not in the core of major employment areas are likely to be squeezed out of the standard curriculum.
    Ex. Document terms absent from the original query were decremented.
    Ex. But years and experience do not always dispel the sense of unease.
    Ex. Information services administrators expect library schools to uphold admission standards and weed out unsuitable candidates.
    Ex. 'He's been trying to cover up his tracks; those engineers who got axed were his scapegoats'.
    Ex. Who knows? If we can abolish the card catalogue and replace it with some form more acceptable to library users, they may even begin to use library catalogues!.
    Ex. Because the assumption in this method is that none of the preceding years' operations are worth continuing unless they can be shown to be necessary, zero-based budgeting (ZZB) can be useful for paring out the deadwood of obsolete or uselessly extravagant programs.
    Ex. Others chop off old records to remain within the limits of 680 MB.
    Ex. Once a new digitized system has been introduced irrelevancies and redundant features can more easily be seen and excised.
    Ex. Typing errors cannot be obliterated with a normal erasing fluid as this would print and appear as a blotch on the copies.
    Ex. There have even been rumours of plans to scrap most of the industrial side of its work and disperse key elements, such as the work on regional and industrial aid, to the provinces.
    Ex. Meek took her glasses off and twiddled them as her supervisor related the following incident.
    Ex. This article examines the controversial issue about whether to expunge books about satanism from the library shelves.
    Ex. In order to support a core acquistions programme of essential materials for its users, a library will more readily cut out material on the fringe of its needs if such material can be obtained by a good document supply system.
    Ex. Careful investigation by the library board of the possibilities inherent in system membership usually puts to rest preconceived fears.
    Ex. Librarians should ensure that the principles they stand for are not swept away on a tide of technological jingoism.
    Ex. Libraries should root out unproductive and obsolete activities.
    Ex. This play was nixed by school officials on the grounds that the subject of sweatshops was not appropriate for that age group.
    Ex. The development of user-friendly interfaces to data bases may drive out the unspecialised information broker in the long run.
    Ex. There is a need to provide public access to the Internet and to develop guidelines for selecting and deselecting appropriate resources.
    Ex. Like its predecessor, it wants to strip away the sentimentality surrounding male-female relationships and reveal the ugly, unvarnished truth.
    Ex. Some Russia specialists say President Putin is rolling back liberal economic and political reforms ushered in by his predecessor.
    Ex. The beauty, the aliveness, the creativity, the passion that made her lovable and gave her life meaning has been effaced.
    Ex. His case was referred to the next session, and in the following May he was cashiered.
    Ex. Pockets of resistance still remain in Fallujah, but the vast majority of insurgents have been cleared out.
    Ex. It seems to me that the electronic catalog provides the ability to build a file that can, in fact, be easily weeded.
    Ex. It's instructive to remember just how passionately the media hyped the dangers of ' sunsetting' the ban.
    Ex. Like I said, no wonder racism won't die, it takes BOTH sides to stomp it out, not just one!.
    Ex. This electric fly swatter will zap any fly or mosquito with 1500 volts.
    Ex. My lasting image of Omar is of him crouched in the rubble waiting for U.S. troops to get close enough so he could take one of them out.
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    * ayudar a eliminar obstáculos = clear + the path, clear + the way.
    * eliminar al intermediario = cut out + the middleman.
    * eliminar ambigüedades = disambiguate.
    * eliminar barreras = flatten + barriers, tackle + barriers, erase + boundaries.
    * eliminar de un golpe = eliminate + at a stroke.
    * eliminar de un texto = redact out, redact.
    * eliminar diferencias = flatten out + differences.
    * eliminar el hielo = de-ice [deice].
    * eliminar el sarro = descale.
    * eliminar gases = pass + gas, break + wind, pass + wind.
    * eliminar la necesidad de = remove + the need for.
    * eliminar las barreras = break down + barriers.
    * eliminar las diferencias = iron out + differences.
    * eliminar los duplicados = deduplicate.
    * eliminar + Nombre = clear of + Nombre.
    * eliminar obstáculos = clear + the path, clear + the way.
    * eliminar por etapas = phase out.
    * eliminar progresivamente = phase out.
    * eliminar puestos de trabajo = shed + jobs, axe + jobs, cut + jobs.
    * eliminar puliendo = buff out.
    * eliminar una barrera = topple + barrier.
    * eliminar una ecuación de búsqueda = clear + search.
    * eliminar un error = remove + error.
    * eliminar un obstáculo = remove + barrier, sweep away + obstacle.
    * eliminar un problema = sweep away + problem, work out + kink.
    * * *
    verbo transitivo
    1)
    a) < obstáculo> to remove; < párrafo> to delete, remove
    b) < candidato> to eliminate; (Dep) to eliminate, knock out
    c) (euf) ( matar) to eliminate (euph), to get rid of (euph)
    d) < residuos> to dispose of
    2) <toxinas/grasas> to eliminate
    3) (Mat) < incógnita> to eliminate
    * * *
    = abort, cut off, delete, detach, disband, discard, dispose of, do away with, eliminate, eradicate, erase, erode, kill, obviate, purge, remove, rid, suppress, take out, withdraw, screen out, retire, squeeze out, decrement, dispel, weed out, axe [ax, -USA], abolish, pare out, chop off, excise, obliterate, scrap, take off, expunge, cut out, put to + rest, sweep away, root out, nix, drive out, deselect, strip away, roll back, efface, cashier, clear out, weed, sunset, stomp + Nombre + out, zap, take + Nombre + out.

    Ex: It is important to know what police or fire responses are triggered by alarms and how that reaction can be aborted and the alarm silenced.

    Ex: The only way to solve these problems is either to revise your catalog in its totality or to cut it off.
    Ex: Expressive notation is generally easier to truncate, that is, delete final characters to create the notation for a more general subject.
    Ex: The words from the deleted abstract in the abstract word file will be detached when DOBIS/LIBIS is not busy with other work.
    Ex: With the completion of the draft in 1983, the Working Group on an International Authority System was officially disbanded.
    Ex: The dates should be checked regularly and updated so that old dates are discarded and new ones entered.
    Ex: List and describe the steps involved in withdrawing and disposing of books which are no longer required.
    Ex: DOBIS/LIBIS does away with the multiplicity of files and catalogs.
    Ex: Obviously, computers and the use of notation in computerised systems may place additional constraints upon the nature of the notation, or may eliminate the need to consider some of the characteristics below.
    Ex: In this instance links would be insufficient to eradicate the false drop.
    Ex: Pressing the delete key erases a characters without leaving a blank space.
    Ex: These arrangements should also erode price differentials between Europe and the US, and permit each country to support its own online services.
    Ex: He was looking for the book 'Flowers and Bullets and Freedom to kill' = Estaba buscando el libro "Flores, balas y libertad para matar".
    Ex: The intercalation of (41-4) after 329 obviates this function.
    Ex: The system requests the number of the borrower and then purges that borrower's name and number from its files.
    Ex: Folders allow a set of papers to be kept together when a set on a given topic is removed from the file.
    Ex: This function can be used to rid access-point files of unused entries.
    Ex: It is possible to suppress references and to omit steps in a hierarchy.
    Ex: A scheme should allow reduction, to take out subjects and their subdivisions which are no longer used.
    Ex: Thus, all cards corresponding to documents covering 'Curricula' are withdrawn from the pack.
    Ex: Most journals rely for a substantial part of their income on advertisements; how would advertisers view the prospect of being selectively screened out by readers?.
    Ex: This article stresses the importance for libraries of making current informationav ailable on AIDS, and of retiring out-of-date information on the subject.
    Ex: Subjects not in the core of major employment areas are likely to be squeezed out of the standard curriculum.
    Ex: Document terms absent from the original query were decremented.
    Ex: But years and experience do not always dispel the sense of unease.
    Ex: Information services administrators expect library schools to uphold admission standards and weed out unsuitable candidates.
    Ex: 'He's been trying to cover up his tracks; those engineers who got axed were his scapegoats'.
    Ex: Who knows? If we can abolish the card catalogue and replace it with some form more acceptable to library users, they may even begin to use library catalogues!.
    Ex: Because the assumption in this method is that none of the preceding years' operations are worth continuing unless they can be shown to be necessary, zero-based budgeting (ZZB) can be useful for paring out the deadwood of obsolete or uselessly extravagant programs.
    Ex: Others chop off old records to remain within the limits of 680 MB.
    Ex: Once a new digitized system has been introduced irrelevancies and redundant features can more easily be seen and excised.
    Ex: Typing errors cannot be obliterated with a normal erasing fluid as this would print and appear as a blotch on the copies.
    Ex: There have even been rumours of plans to scrap most of the industrial side of its work and disperse key elements, such as the work on regional and industrial aid, to the provinces.
    Ex: Meek took her glasses off and twiddled them as her supervisor related the following incident.
    Ex: This article examines the controversial issue about whether to expunge books about satanism from the library shelves.
    Ex: In order to support a core acquistions programme of essential materials for its users, a library will more readily cut out material on the fringe of its needs if such material can be obtained by a good document supply system.
    Ex: Careful investigation by the library board of the possibilities inherent in system membership usually puts to rest preconceived fears.
    Ex: Librarians should ensure that the principles they stand for are not swept away on a tide of technological jingoism.
    Ex: Libraries should root out unproductive and obsolete activities.
    Ex: This play was nixed by school officials on the grounds that the subject of sweatshops was not appropriate for that age group.
    Ex: The development of user-friendly interfaces to data bases may drive out the unspecialised information broker in the long run.
    Ex: There is a need to provide public access to the Internet and to develop guidelines for selecting and deselecting appropriate resources.
    Ex: Like its predecessor, it wants to strip away the sentimentality surrounding male-female relationships and reveal the ugly, unvarnished truth.
    Ex: Some Russia specialists say President Putin is rolling back liberal economic and political reforms ushered in by his predecessor.
    Ex: The beauty, the aliveness, the creativity, the passion that made her lovable and gave her life meaning has been effaced.
    Ex: His case was referred to the next session, and in the following May he was cashiered.
    Ex: Pockets of resistance still remain in Fallujah, but the vast majority of insurgents have been cleared out.
    Ex: It seems to me that the electronic catalog provides the ability to build a file that can, in fact, be easily weeded.
    Ex: It's instructive to remember just how passionately the media hyped the dangers of ' sunsetting' the ban.
    Ex: Like I said, no wonder racism won't die, it takes BOTH sides to stomp it out, not just one!.
    Ex: This electric fly swatter will zap any fly or mosquito with 1500 volts.
    Ex: My lasting image of Omar is of him crouched in the rubble waiting for U.S. troops to get close enough so he could take one of them out.
    * ayudar a eliminar obstáculos = clear + the path, clear + the way.
    * eliminar al intermediario = cut out + the middleman.
    * eliminar ambigüedades = disambiguate.
    * eliminar barreras = flatten + barriers, tackle + barriers, erase + boundaries.
    * eliminar de un golpe = eliminate + at a stroke.
    * eliminar de un texto = redact out, redact.
    * eliminar diferencias = flatten out + differences.
    * eliminar el hielo = de-ice [deice].
    * eliminar el sarro = descale.
    * eliminar gases = pass + gas, break + wind, pass + wind.
    * eliminar la necesidad de = remove + the need for.
    * eliminar las barreras = break down + barriers.
    * eliminar las diferencias = iron out + differences.
    * eliminar los duplicados = deduplicate.
    * eliminar + Nombre = clear of + Nombre.
    * eliminar obstáculos = clear + the path, clear + the way.
    * eliminar por etapas = phase out.
    * eliminar progresivamente = phase out.
    * eliminar puestos de trabajo = shed + jobs, axe + jobs, cut + jobs.
    * eliminar puliendo = buff out.
    * eliminar una barrera = topple + barrier.
    * eliminar una ecuación de búsqueda = clear + search.
    * eliminar un error = remove + error.
    * eliminar un obstáculo = remove + barrier, sweep away + obstacle.
    * eliminar un problema = sweep away + problem, work out + kink.

    * * *
    eliminar [A1 ]
    vt
    A
    1 ‹obstáculo› to remove; ‹párrafo› to delete, remove
    para eliminar las cucarachas to get rid of o exterminate o kill cockroaches
    2 ‹equipo/candidato› to eliminate
    fueron eliminados del torneo they were knocked out of o eliminated from the tournament
    3 ( euf) (matar) to eliminate ( euph), to get rid of ( euph)
    B ‹toxinas/grasas› to eliminate
    C ( Mat) ‹incógnita› to eliminate
    * * *

     

    eliminar ( conjugate eliminar) verbo transitivo

    párrafo to delete, remove

    (Dep) to eliminate, knock out
    c) (euf) ( matar) to eliminate (euph), to get rid of (euph)


    e)toxinas/grasas to eliminate

    eliminar verbo transitivo to eliminate
    ' eliminar' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    acabar
    - cortar
    - descalificar
    - michelín
    - quitar
    - sonda
    - terminar
    - tranquilizar
    English:
    cut out
    - debug
    - eliminate
    - face
    - hit list
    - knock out
    - liquidate
    - obliterate
    - remove
    - weed
    - cut
    - delete
    - do
    - knock
    - take
    - zap
    * * *
    1. [en juego, deporte, concurso] to eliminate (de from);
    el que menos puntos consiga queda eliminado the person who scores the lowest number of points is eliminated;
    lo eliminaron en la segunda ronda he was eliminated o knocked out in the second round
    2. [acabar con] [contaminación] to eliminate;
    [grasas, toxinas] to eliminate, to get rid of; [residuos] to dispose of; [manchas] to remove, to get rid of; [fronteras, obstáculos] to remove, to eliminate;
    eliminó algunos trozos de su discurso he cut out some parts of his speech
    3. Mat [incógnita] to eliminate
    4. Euf [matar] to eliminate, to get rid of
    * * *
    v/t
    1 eliminate
    2 desperdicios dispose of
    3 INFOR delete
    * * *
    1) : to eliminate, to remove
    2) : to do in, to kill
    * * *
    1. (en general) to eliminate
    2. (manchas) to remove

    Spanish-English dictionary > eliminar

  • 11 expurgar

    v.
    1 to expurgate (texto).
    Ellos expurgaron la información They expurgated=bowdlerized the info.
    2 to purge, to purify.
    Ella expurgó las tuberías She purged the pipes.
    Ellos expurgaron su culpa They purged their guilt.
    3 to wipe.
    Ella expurgó sus sentimientos She wiped her feelings.
    * * *
    Conjugation model [ LLEGAR], like link=llegar llegar
    1 to expurgate
    2 figurado to purge
    * * *
    * * *
    verbo transitivo to expurgate
    * * *
    = discard, weed, withdraw, deselect.
    Ex. The dates should be checked regularly and updated so that old dates are discarded and new ones entered.
    Ex. It seems to me that the electronic catalog provides the ability to build a file that can, in fact, be easily weeded.
    Ex. List and describe the steps involved in withdrawing and disposing of books which are no longer required.
    Ex. There is a need to provide public access to the Internet and to develop guidelines for selecting and deselecting appropriate resources.
    * * *
    verbo transitivo to expurgate
    * * *
    = discard, weed, withdraw, deselect.

    Ex: The dates should be checked regularly and updated so that old dates are discarded and new ones entered.

    Ex: It seems to me that the electronic catalog provides the ability to build a file that can, in fact, be easily weeded.
    Ex: List and describe the steps involved in withdrawing and disposing of books which are no longer required.
    Ex: There is a need to provide public access to the Internet and to develop guidelines for selecting and deselecting appropriate resources.

    * * *
    expurgar [A3 ]
    vt
    to expurgate
    * * *

    expurgar ( conjugate expurgar) verbo transitivo
    to expurgate
    ' expurgar' also found in these entries:
    English:
    bowdlerize
    - expunge
    * * *
    [texto] to expurgate
    * * *
    v/t expurgate
    * * *
    expurgar {52} vt
    : to expurgate

    Spanish-English dictionary > expurgar

  • 12 filtrar

    v.
    1 to filter.
    Mario aclara el destilado Mario filters the distilled liquid.
    2 to leak.
    * * *
    1 (hacer pasar) to filter
    2 (seleccionar) to filter
    3 (divulgar) to leak
    1 (pasar a través) to filter
    * * *
    verb
    2) leak
    * * *
    1. VT
    1) [+ líquido, luz] to filter
    2) [+ llamadas, visitantes] to screen
    3) [+ información, documento, grabación] to leak
    2.
    See:
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo
    1)
    a) <líquido/rayos> to filter
    b) < llamadas> to screen
    2) <informaciones/noticias> to leak
    2.
    filtrar vi líquido/luz to filter
    3.
    filtrarse v pron
    1) agua to leak; humedad to seep
    2)
    a) noticia to leak
    b) dinero to seep away, dwindle
    * * *
    = filter (out), winnow, strain.
    Ex. Central libraries are an important part of the interlending system and by ensuring regional utilisation of public library resources and thus filtering requests they protect research libraries.
    Ex. Not only are entries weeded in order to be subject-specific, but those weeded entries are winnowed even further so that only useful information is left.
    Ex. Sampling for immature stages of mosquito was done weekly between May 1999 and January 2000 by straining them from the water in ravines and gutters.
    ----
    * filtrar el acceso = filter + access.
    * filtrar + Información = leak + Información.
    * filtrarse = seep through, percolate, seep into, seep.
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo
    1)
    a) <líquido/rayos> to filter
    b) < llamadas> to screen
    2) <informaciones/noticias> to leak
    2.
    filtrar vi líquido/luz to filter
    3.
    filtrarse v pron
    1) agua to leak; humedad to seep
    2)
    a) noticia to leak
    b) dinero to seep away, dwindle
    * * *
    = filter (out), winnow, strain.

    Ex: Central libraries are an important part of the interlending system and by ensuring regional utilisation of public library resources and thus filtering requests they protect research libraries.

    Ex: Not only are entries weeded in order to be subject-specific, but those weeded entries are winnowed even further so that only useful information is left.
    Ex: Sampling for immature stages of mosquito was done weekly between May 1999 and January 2000 by straining them from the water in ravines and gutters.
    * filtrar el acceso = filter + access.
    * filtrar + Información = leak + Información.
    * filtrarse = seep through, percolate, seep into, seep.

    * * *
    filtrar [A1 ]
    vt
    A
    1 ‹líquido/rayos› to filter
    2 ‹llamadas› to screen
    B ‹informaciones/noticias› to leak
    C ( Inf) to filter
    ■ filtrar
    vi
    «líquido/luz» to filter
    las nubes dejaban filtrar los rayos del sol the sun's rays filtered through the clouds
    A
    1 «agua» to leak
    el agua se filtraba por un pequeño agujero en el tejado the water seeped o leaked through a small hole in the roof
    la humedad que se filtra por las paredes the damp that seeps through the walls
    2 «dinero» to seep away, dwindle
    B «noticia» to leak
    la noticia se ha filtrado a la prensa the news has leaked to the press
    * * *

    filtrar ( conjugate filtrar) verbo transitivo
    a)líquido/rayos to filter

    b)informaciones/noticias to leak

    filtrarse verbo pronominal
    a) [ agua] to leak;

    [ humedad] to seep;


    filtrar verbo transitivo
    1 (un líquido) to filter
    2 (una noticia, un dato) to leak
    ' filtrar' also found in these entries:
    English:
    filter
    - leak
    - strain
    * * *
    vt
    1. [tamizar] to filter
    2. [información, noticia] to leak
    3. [llamadas] to screen
    * * *
    v/t
    1 agua filter
    * * *
    : to filter
    * * *
    1. (líquidos, luz) to filter
    2. (información) to leak

    Spanish-English dictionary > filtrar

  • 13 hogar del jubilado

    Ex. Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.
    * * *

    Ex: Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > hogar del jubilado

  • 14 hogar del pensionista

    (n.) = day centre for the elderly, old people's day centre, retirement centre
    Ex. The 1st phase of a cultural centre, with library, art gallery, swimming pool, cafe and day centre for the elderly, was opened in Sept 87.
    Ex. This multi-functional community complex incorporates meeting rooms, sports hall, squash courts, old people's day centre, toy library, YMCA flats, a church centre and arts and crafts workshops.
    Ex. Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.
    * * *
    (n.) = day centre for the elderly, old people's day centre, retirement centre

    Ex: The 1st phase of a cultural centre, with library, art gallery, swimming pool, cafe and day centre for the elderly, was opened in Sept 87.

    Ex: This multi-functional community complex incorporates meeting rooms, sports hall, squash courts, old people's day centre, toy library, YMCA flats, a church centre and arts and crafts workshops.
    Ex: Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > hogar del pensionista

  • 15 hospital siquiátrico

    (n.) = mental hospital, psychiatric hospital
    Ex. The library is located in a city with a very large state mental hospital that has been sharply downsized in the trend towards de-institutionalisation.
    Ex. Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.
    * * *
    (n.) = mental hospital, psychiatric hospital

    Ex: The library is located in a city with a very large state mental hospital that has been sharply downsized in the trend towards de-institutionalisation.

    Ex: Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > hospital siquiátrico

  • 16 implacablemente

    adv.
    1 implacably, relentlessly.
    2 inexorably, implacably, relentlessly, remorselessly.
    * * *
    1 implacably
    * * *
    ADV implacably, relentlessly
    * * *
    = inexorably, remorselessly, relentlessly, ruthlessly, unrelentingly, implacably.
    Ex. It is still the same inexorably literal logic which must ultimately glance into the chaos, and small differences create infinite displacements between records.
    Ex. The number of abstracts has increased remorselessly; at present over 350,000 a year, the figure seems likely to reach the 400,000 mark in the foreseeable future.
    Ex. Computers, on the other hand adhere to their initial instructions and execute these relentlessly until the task that is set is completed.
    Ex. The traditional lending services were revamped and the book collection ruthlessly weeded to books that are used frequently.
    Ex. This book explains why 'the good old days' were only good for a privileged few and why they were unrelentingly hard for most.
    Ex. And here was the war, implacably bearing down on us.
    ----
    * continuar implacablemente = march on.
    * * *
    = inexorably, remorselessly, relentlessly, ruthlessly, unrelentingly, implacably.

    Ex: It is still the same inexorably literal logic which must ultimately glance into the chaos, and small differences create infinite displacements between records.

    Ex: The number of abstracts has increased remorselessly; at present over 350,000 a year, the figure seems likely to reach the 400,000 mark in the foreseeable future.
    Ex: Computers, on the other hand adhere to their initial instructions and execute these relentlessly until the task that is set is completed.
    Ex: The traditional lending services were revamped and the book collection ruthlessly weeded to books that are used frequently.
    Ex: This book explains why 'the good old days' were only good for a privileged few and why they were unrelentingly hard for most.
    Ex: And here was the war, implacably bearing down on us.
    * continuar implacablemente = march on.

    * * *
    implacably, relentlessly
    * * *
    relentlessly

    Spanish-English dictionary > implacablemente

  • 17 menos favorecido

    (adj.) = less-advantaged, less favoured [less favored]
    Ex. Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.
    Ex. Even with these problems Fiji has a functioning medical library service; other areas in the Pacific are much less favoured.
    * * *
    (adj.) = less-advantaged, less favoured [less favored]

    Ex: Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.

    Ex: Even with these problems Fiji has a functioning medical library service; other areas in the Pacific are much less favoured.

    Spanish-English dictionary > menos favorecido

  • 18 problema espinoso

    (n.) = knotty problem, thorny problem, thorny issue, thorny question
    Ex. Knotty problems such as which of a series of publishers names and places of publication to record, fall within the ambit of a cataloguing code.
    Ex. It is possible to concentrate on improving system features and not tackle the thorny problem of subjective relevance.
    Ex. Thorny issues involve data migration, as well as a guarantee of perpetual access, while ensuring preservation of authorship and ownership.
    Ex. Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.
    * * *
    (n.) = knotty problem, thorny problem, thorny issue, thorny question

    Ex: Knotty problems such as which of a series of publishers names and places of publication to record, fall within the ambit of a cataloguing code.

    Ex: It is possible to concentrate on improving system features and not tackle the thorny problem of subjective relevance.
    Ex: Thorny issues involve data migration, as well as a guarantee of perpetual access, while ensuring preservation of authorship and ownership.
    Ex: Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.

    Spanish-English dictionary > problema espinoso

  • 19 problema peliagudo

    (n.) = thorny problem, thorny issue, thorny question
    Ex. It is possible to concentrate on improving system features and not tackle the thorny problem of subjective relevance.
    Ex. Thorny issues involve data migration, as well as a guarantee of perpetual access, while ensuring preservation of authorship and ownership.
    Ex. Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.
    * * *
    (n.) = thorny problem, thorny issue, thorny question

    Ex: It is possible to concentrate on improving system features and not tackle the thorny problem of subjective relevance.

    Ex: Thorny issues involve data migration, as well as a guarantee of perpetual access, while ensuring preservation of authorship and ownership.
    Ex: Indeed, one reason for the reluctance of librarians to donate weeded materials to less-advantaged groups may be that such donations raise the thorny question of intrinsic worth.

    Spanish-English dictionary > problema peliagudo

  • 20 programa de inserción social

    Ex. Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.
    * * *

    Ex: Nursing homes, retirement centers, Veterans' centers, women's shelters, Head Start programs, prisons, and psychiatric hospitals were often the beneficiaries of weeded books.

    Spanish-English dictionary > programa de inserción social

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