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resource

Pronunciación: /ˈriːsɔːrs; rɪˈsɔːs/

Traducción de resource en español:

noun/nombre

  • 1 countable/numerable (sth useful, helpful) recurso (masculine) natural/mineral resources recursos naturales/minerales human resources recursos humanos the hospital is starved of resources el hospital sufre una carencia absoluta de recursos or medios the new center is a valuable resource for the community el nuevo centro es un valioso servicio para la comunidad teaching resources material (masculine) didáctico left to their own resources librados a sus propios medios or recursos (before noun/delante del nombre) resource center[ centro que suministra información, asesoramiento etc ] [Sch] [Univ] centro (masculine) de material didáctico
    Example sentences
    • The Indians adapted to the invasion, indicating they were not a passive and static element, and adopted a new resource use strategy that tied their fate to that of the bison.
    • These results imply that males adaptively change their resource allocation strategy during the course of the season.
    • He did not rely on his own resource, friendship with Pharaoh or past accomplishments.
    Example sentences
    • It is not because of any limit in Divine resource and ability, for God has none.
    • It's a day to remember that keeping one half of humankind under life-long subjugation through unwritten laws and warped thinking is a waste of talent and human resource.
    • The book shows Washington not only as a man of resource, strength, and virtue, but also as a man with deeply held religious values.
  • 2 uncountable/no numerable (ingenuity) [formal] recursos (masculine plural) a woman of considerable resource una mujer de muchos recursos

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