Share this entry

Share this page

completion

Pronunciation: /kəmˈpliːʃən/

Translation of completion in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (act) finalización (feminine), terminación (feminine) completion of the building work is scheduled for next year la finalización de las obras está prevista para el año próximo
    Example sentences
    • While some reconstructions can be completed in a single procedure, many techniques may require two or more operations for completion of the reconstructive process.
    • An animal model study will be required to confirm a greater strength of double-layer repairs after completion of the healing process.
    • Following completion of the homologation process, the system will also be introduced in other countries and then only requires activation of the software already available.
    1.2 (state) to bring sth to completion terminar algo, llevar algo a término [formal] the building is nearing completion falta poco para terminar el edificio (before noun/delante del nombre) completion date fecha (feminine) de entrega 1.3 (of form, coupon) following completion of the form tras haber rellenado el impreso 1.4 (in house purchases) (British English/inglés británico) [ formalización del contrato de compraventa ]
    Example sentences
    • The monthly reports by Halifax and Nationwide are based on mortgage offers made by each company that month, rather than actual sales prices or completions.
    • It will be based on data relating to 30,000 sales per month - a third of all mortgage completions - and will be by far the biggest survey ever released in Britain.
    • According to the selling agent, best efforts will be made for quick completions in order for investors to have sufficient time to let the units prior to April 5.

Definition of completion in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day guarura
f
conch shell …
Cultural fact of the day

Havana, Cuba has three daily newspapers. The best known is Granma(www.granma.cubaweb.cu), official newspaper of the Cuban Communist Party. Trabajadores is published by the Cuban trade union movement, and the more lively Juventud Rebelde is aimed at a younger readership.