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carriage return

Translation of carriage return in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 (on keyboard) also carriage return key (tecla (feminine) de) retorno (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Chadwick says: ‘With a typewriter you had the luxury of changing the paper and hitting the carriage return but with a computer your hands rarely move away from the keyboard.’
    • What with the heavy nature of the machines and the need to imprint through three layers of carbons, a strong stroke was needed on each key and a firm arm to whack the carriage return.
    • The carriage return is low, straight and unfussy so it can tuck inside.
  • 2 (action) interlineación (feminine)

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