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analysis

Pronunciation: /əˈnæləsəs; əˈnælɪsɪs/

Translation of analysis in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -lyses /-lɪsiːz/)

  • 1.1 c and u [Biology/Biología] [Chemistry/Química] análisis (masculine) to carry out/perform an analysis (of sth) llevar a cabo/hacer* un análisis (de algo) analysis of food/samples análisis de alimentos/muestras
    Example sentences
    • The shift to decompositional conceptions of analysis was not without precedents, however.
    • Eventually, data from this program will permit a more direct analysis of the process described here.
    • According to one group of researchers, this process of analysis is carried out in seven steps.
    Example sentences
    • Electrochemical techniques are also widely used in chemical analysis.
    • Crude chemical analyses identify the rock type as resembling the Earth's ocean floor rather than the Earth's continents.
    • This protein poses interesting questions for those who deal with the detailed analysis of protein structures.
    1.2 c and u (examination) análisis (masculine) literary analysis análisis literario syntactic/sentence analysis análisis sintáctico/de la oración on closer analysis, I think we should … tras haberlo analizado más detenidamente, creo que deberíamos … in the final o last analysis bien considerado, a fin de cuentas
    Example sentences
    • Although this prevented a detailed statistical analysis, the events could still be characterized.
    • A more detailed analysis of the structure and concepts of Jo and Gwan can be found in the next essay, by Salia Male.
    • The task lists resulting from statistical analysis of those surveys were examined to answer the study questions.
    1.3 uncountable/no numerable [Psychology/Psicología] psicoanálisis (masculine), análisis (masculine) they've both been in analysis for more than a year hace más de un año que se están psicoanalizando or analizando
    Example sentences
    • This is the same effect as can sometimes happen to us in the course of an analysis or a therapy.
    • Moreover, it is also possible to imagine that a different psychoanalyst would be able to conduct an analysis with this patient.
    • The analyst interprets without due regard for the analysand or the analysand acts without regard for the analyst or the analysis.

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