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Español > 5 sentidos de la palabra mecanismo:
NOMBREartifactmecanismo, aparato, dispositivoan instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
artifactmecanismodevice consisting of a piece of machinery
objectmecanismoa natural object resembling a machine in structure or function
processmecanismo, mecanismo químicothe atomic process that occurs during a chemical reaction
actmecanismo, mecánicathe technical aspects of doing something
Español > mecanismo: 5 sentidos > nombre 1, artifact
SentidoAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose.
Sinónimosaparato, dispositivo
Específicoabanico, aventador, ventiladorA device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces
acuciar, aguijonear, aguijónA pointed instrument that is used to prod / prod into a state of motion
adaptador, ladróndevice that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible
adminículo, aparato, armatoste, artilugio, dispositivo, gadget, gizmo, ingenio, utensilioA device or control that is very useful for a particular job
aguja, estileteA sharp pointed device attached to the cartridge of a record player
alarma, sistema de alarma, sistema de seguridadA device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
alcoholímetro, alcohómetroA device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath
aldaba, llamador, picaporteA device (usually metal and ornamental) attached by a hinge to a door
anticonceptivo, contraceptivoAn agent or device intended to prevent conception
anzuelo, carnada, cebo, cimbel, señueloSomething used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
apagadorA device that decreases the amplitude of electronic, mechanical, acoustical, or aerodynamic oscillations
aparato acústico, dispositivo acústico, mecanismo acústicoA device for amplifying or transmitting sound
aparato dental, prótesis dentalA device to repair teeth or replace missing teeth
aparato electrónicoA device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
aparato eléctricoA device that produces or is powered by electricity
aplicador, cotoneteA device for applying a substance
apoyo, soporteAny device that bears the weight of another thing
apuntador, autocue, prompter, teleapuntadorA device that displays words for people to read
artefacto explosivo, mecanismo explosivodevice that bursts with sudden violence from internal energy
aspergillA short-handled device with a globe containing a sponge
autodirección, autopiloto, piloto automáticoA navigational device that automatically keeps ships or planes or spacecraft on a steady course
bastón-taburetedevice that resembles a spiked walking stick but the top opens into a seat
botónA device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism
briquet, encendedor, mechero, yesqueroA device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires
calefactor, calentadordevice that heats / heats water or supplies warmth to a room
calzadorA device used for easing the foot into a shoe
catapultaA device that launches aircraft from a warship
cepo, trampaA device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
chupete, chupo, chupón, tetinadevice used for an infant to suck or bite on
clave, llavemetal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
conductorA device designed to transmit electricity, heat / heat, etc.
control, mando a distancia, mando, remoto, telemandoA device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance
conversor, convertidorA device for changing one substance or form or state into another
correctivoA device for treating injury or disease
deflectorA device intended to turn aside the flow of something (water or air or smoke / smoke etc)
depresorA device used by physician to press a part down or aside / aside
desfibradora, trituradoraA device that shreds documents (usually in order to prevent the wrong people from reading them)
detector, sensor, sondaAny device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc.) and responds to it in a distinctive manner
direccionador, encaminador, enrutador, router, ruteador(computer science) a device that forwards data packets between computer networks
dispositivo de memoriaA device that preserves information for retrieval
estabilizadorA device for making something stable
extinguidor, extintor, matafuegoA manually operated device for extinguishing small fires / fires
filtrodevice that removes something from whatever passes through it
freno, limitación, restricciónA device that retards something's motion / motion
hidroalaA device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through
hormaA wooden or metal device that is inserted / inserted into a shoe to preserve its shape when it is not being worn
huella, impresión, improntaA device produced by pressure on a surface
imán(physics) a device that attracts iron and produces a magnetic field
indicadorA device for showing the operating condition of some system
instrumentoA device that requires skill for proper use
instrumento musical, instrumentoAny of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
intercambiador de calordevice that transfers heat from one liquid / liquid to another without allowing them to mix
interrumpidor, interruptorA device for automatically interrupting an electric current
lavadero, tabla de lavardevice consisting of a corrugated surface to scrub clothes on
luzAny device serving as a source of visible electromagnetic radiation
machacadora, moledora, trituradoraA device that crushes / crushes something
mecanismodevice consisting of a piece of machinery
máquinaAny mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
máscaraA device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure
peineA flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge
peladorA device for peeling vegetables or fruits
perfil aerodinámico, perfil alarA device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air
pinzas, tenazasAny of various devices for taking hold of objects
plectro, púaA small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument
posquemador, postcombustión, postquemadorA device injects fuel into a hot exhaust for extra thrust
protecciónA device designed to prevent injury or accidents
quinetoscopioA device invented by Edison that gave an impression of movement as an endless loop of film moved continuously over a light source with a rapid shutter
raqueta de nieve, raquetas de nieveA device to help you walk on deep snow
reflectordevice that reflects radiation
resetdevice for resetting instruments or controls
sacabotasHas V-shaped notch for pulling off boots
soplador, ventiladorA device that produces a current of air
tecladodevice consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like
terrajaA device that holds the dies that cut external threads on metal cylinders
unidad(computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium
vaporizadora, vaporizadorA device that puts out a substance in the form of a vapor (especially for medicinal inhalation)
ventiladorA device (such as a fan) that introduces fresh air or expels foul air
ventosaA cup-shaped device (made of rubber, glass, or plastic) that produces a partial vacuum
válvuladevice in a brass wind instrument for varying the length of the air column to alter the pitch of a tone
Generalinstrumental, instrumento, utillajeAn artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end
Catalánaparell, dispositiu, mecanisme
Español > mecanismo: 5 sentidos > nombre 2, artifact
Sentidodevice consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function.
Específicoaccionador, actuadorA mechanism that puts something into automatic action
accionador de cintaA mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder
autómata, golem, robotA mechanism that can move automatically
carroA machine part that carries something else
cerrojo, llaveA mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
controlador, controlA mechanism that controls the operation of a machine
dispositivo de autodirecciónThe mechanism in a guided missile that guides it toward its objective
dispositivo mecánicomechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
eje de rotación, ejeThe center around which something rotates
encendido, ignición, sistema de encendido, sistema de igniciónThe mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine
enfriamiento, refrigeración, sistema de refrigeraciónA mechanism for keeping something cool
expulsor, eyectorA mechanism in a firearm that ejects the empty shell case after firing
extractorA mechanism in a firearm that pulls an empty shell case out of the chamber and passes it to the ejector
marchaA mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)
mecanismo de direcciónA mechanism by which something is steered (especially a motor vehicle)
mecanismo de relojeríaAny mechanism of geared wheels that is driven by a coiled spring
mecanismo rotativoA mechanism that rotates
radiadorA mechanism consisting of a metal honeycomb through which hot fluids circulate
sistema hidráulicoA mechanism operated by the resistance offered or the pressure transmitted when a liquid / liquid is forced through a small opening or tube
sistema infalibleA mechanism capable of returning to a safe state in case there is a failure or malfunction
Generalaparato, dispositivo, mecanismoAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
AdjetivomecánicoUsing (or as if using) mechanisms or tools or devices
Español > mecanismo: 5 sentidos > nombre 3, object
SentidoA natural object resembling a machine in structure or function.
Generalobjeto naturalAn object occurring naturally
Adjetivomaquinalexplained in terms of physical forces
Español > mecanismo: 5 sentidos > nombre 4, process
SentidoThe atomic process that occurs during a chemical reaction.
Sinónimomecanismo químico
Específicomecanismo bioquímicoA chemical mechanism involved in vital processes occurring in living organisms
Generalproceso químico(chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
Inglésmechanism, chemical mechanism
Catalánmecanisme, mecanisme químic
Español > mecanismo: 5 sentidos > nombre 5, act
SentidoThe technical aspects of doing something.
Generalactuación, cumplimiento, desempeño, ejecución, realizaciónThe act of performing
Inglésmechanism, mechanics
AdjetivomecánicoUsing (or as if using) mechanisms or tools or devices
mecánicorelating to or governed by or in accordance with mechanics

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