Translation of hardware in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːrdwer; ˈhɑːdweə(r)/


  • 1.1 (ironmongery) ferretería (f) (before n) hardware dealer ferretero, -ra (m,f) hardware store ferretería (f), mercería (f) (Chi)
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    • They aren't expensive and are sold by DIY shops, hardware stores and locksmiths.
    • Chris and her brother Jim run it alongside the grocery business, hardware store and fishing tackle shop.
    • Retail products range from work wear and lawn and garden supplies to hardware and pet foods.
    1.2 (equipment, machinery) equipo (m), maquinaria (f) military hardware armamento (m)
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    • The reliability of military equipment and hardware is also on a steady decline.
    • Global politics shift, military hardware and strategies are tried and tested and new forms of protest emerge.
    • Yet for all the talk of military hardware and holy war, little time is devoted to what happens if it goes wrong.
    1.3 [Comput] hardware (m), soporte (m) físico, equipo (m)
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    • This avoids the complications that often result from putting old hardware into new equipment.
    • The development and testing of the Alarm hardware was a lengthy and challenging process.
    • It has put in - for free - Wi-Fi hardware equipment in a slew of hotels around Ireland.

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