Definición de recent en inglés:

recent

Silabificación: re·cent
Pronunciación: /ˈrēsənt
 
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adjetivo

  • 1Having happened, begun, or been done not long ago or not long before; belonging to a past period of time comparatively close to the present: his recent visit to Britain a recent edition of the newspaper
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The real agony for home fans lies in the fact that they have seen it happen so often in the recent past.
    • The reason for this mistaken notion can be traced to the events of our recent past.
    • My research in recent years has begun to come up with some of the answers for this.
    Sinónimos
    new, (the) latest, current, fresh, modern, contemporary, up-to-date, up-to-the-minutenot long past, occurring recently, just gone
  • 2 (Recent) Geology another term for Holocene.
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    • In general, species richness in the Miocene and Pliocene was high whereas Pleistocene and Recent diversity is very low.
    • All four larger Recent families of Stromboidea are represented in Cenozoic strata from Chile.
    • Diversity patterns in Recent and fossil tropical American mollusks have been the focus of considerable debate.

sustantivo

(the Recent) Geology Volver al principio  
  • The Holocene epoch.

Derivativos

recency

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Among these contributors will be some of the movers and shakers of criminology in the coming years: and the sharpness and recency of their experience can be expected to resonate with those of the generation to come.
  • We then computed a recency of use measure by subtracting the difference between the respondent's actual age and the age he or she last reported any use of a particular substance.
  • Because of the relative recency of Internet forums for intellectual interchanges, a number of precedents may be set that will determine the future course of peer commentary.

recentness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The most recent version was published in 2002, but don't let that recentness fool you - a good few months ago, when I remembered having read a much older version, I decided to try and seek out a copy.
  • First-years will identify with the recentness of the ordeal, and everyone else can simply be thankful that their orientation is far behind them, and now it is a new class's turn to suffer.
  • It is a significant sign of the recentness of ‘Chinese nationalism’ that this curious situation bothered very few people until about 110 years ago.

Origen

late Middle English (in the sense 'fresh'): from Latin recens, recent- or French récent.

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