There are 2 translations of lever in Spanish:

lever1

Pronunciation: /ˈlevər; ˈliːvə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 (for prising, lifting) palanca (feminine)
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    • In Book II Heron discusses lifting heavy objects with a lever, a pulley, a wedge, or a screw.
    • One lever ‘set’ consists of two rigid levers and four deflectable lever pairs of different length, any of which can be used for the experiment.
    • This can happen through leverage by rigid levers, or it can occur in pliant hydrostatic cylinders of constant volume.
    1.2 (on machine) palanca (feminine)
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    • For convenience and safety, some skid-steer loader manufacturers mount switches on the steering control grips or levers to control these multifunctional tools.
    • Dr. Zamia pulled a lever with a red handle, and the hum evolved into a loud roar.
    • Most excavator operators find it easier to operate levers, switches, and other controls with their hands or fingers rather than the ball or heel of their foot.

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adj
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Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 2 translations of lever in Spanish:

lever2

vt

  • (+ adverb complement/+ adverbio predicativo) to lever sth open abrir* algo haciendo palanca
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    • Once inside, the lock was broken on the church door, which was levered open.
    • Firefighters did their best to coax Kaitlin out too, but were forced to lever open the door.
    • She called the police, woke her husband and the couple then watched as Townsend tried to lever open the door.

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.