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disc
Pronunciation: / dɪsk /
Pronunciation: /dɪsk/

Translation of disc in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (especially British English) disk
  • 2
    also: parking disc
    (British English) (Transport)
    (before noun) disc zone
    (zona donde es obligatorio el uso del disco de estacionamiento)
    Example sentences
    • What strikes the human eye is the uniquely singular soaring roof, shaped like a slanted disc, which also appears to be in the form of the rising sun.
    • The Irish milliner, celebrated for his daring designs, has produced a seat large enough for two people in the shape of a large disc with an indentation.
    • The once-in-a-lifetime event takes place when Venus passes through the disc of Sun and appears like a small spot moving slowly across the Sun when viewed from the Earth.

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