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link
American English: /lɪŋk/
British English: /lɪŋk/

Translation of link in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 1.1 (in chain) the missing link (Anthropology)
    el eslabón perdido
    the weak link
    el punto débil
    the missing link fell into place
    descubrimos la pieza que faltaba para completar el rompecabezas
    Example sentences
    • Many of the men wear finely-wrought gold rings, like open links of chain, around their necks.
    • That simple purchase, however, was foreordained to be a vital link in the chain of Reformation history in England.
    • The other vital link in the chain are the bureaucrats.
    1.2
    also: cuff link
    gemelo (masculine) or (Colombia) mancorna (feminine) or (Chile) collera (feminine) or (Mexico) mancuernilla (feminine) or mancuerna (feminine)
  • 2 2.1 (connection) to establish a link between two incidents
    establecer una conexión entre dos incidentes
    relacionar dos incidentes
    2.2 (tie, bond) the cultural links between the two countries
    los vínculos or lazos culturales entre ambos países
    to have links with somebody/something
    tener vínculos con alguien/algo
    estar vinculado a alguien/algo
    Example sentences
    • What is the University doing to forge closer links with the local community?
    • She will tell universities they must forge closer links with their local communities and schools.
    • For those who want a stable Asia, the interest in establishing close links with Japan should be obvious.
    2.3 (Telecom, Transport) rail/air link
    conexión ferroviaria/aérea
    Example sentences
    • Yet, distance is not the only criteria on which to compare the options of VHF and satellite links.
    • The Teledesic architecture is wireless point-to-point links between a satellite and a fixed station on the ground.
    • Transportation links by road and water continue to be erratic in Croatia, so flying to Split and taking the ferry remains the most efficient means of getting to and from the island.
    2.4 (Computing) (between programs, terminals)
    (in compilation)
    click here to follow the link
    haz clic or pulsa aquí para seguir el enlace
    Example sentences
    • You may republish if you include an active link to the original and leave this notice in place.
    • Sorry I can't post a direct link to any direct article.
    • Do you want to know the best way to obtain inbound links to your web site?

transitive verb

  • 1.1
    (components)
    (terminals)
    to link arms
    tomarse or (especially Spain) cogerse del brazo
    1.2
    (buildings/towns)
    the two groups are closely linked
    los dos grupos están estrechamente vinculados
    1.3
    (facts/events)
    to link something to/with something
    relacionar algo con algo
    Example sentences
    • Every pupil will be linked up with an undergraduate mentor and they will attend lectures as well as lessons.
    • It also has a cross border element and is also linked up with schools in Austria and Luxembourg.
    • The former Real Madrid ace linked up with his new Middlesbrough team mates for the first time yesterday.

intransitive verb

  • 1.1link up 1 1.2to link togetherthese two pieces don't link together
    estas dos piezas no encajan
    the episodes didn't link together
    los episodios no tenían relación
    1.3 (Computing, Telecom)to link into something
    conectar or enlazar con algo
    Example sentences
    • They are medium-distance through-routes connecting important towns and linking the national primary routes.
    • Direct trains to Greenwich, Lewisham, Gravesend and Charing Cross, combined with several bus routes linking the town to Dartford and Bluewater, make it easy to get in and out of Crayford.
    • What about the promise that Sligo would be linked up to the new natural gas line?

Phrasal verbs

link up

1verb + adverb we're about to link up with Australia by satellite
estamos a punto de conectar con Australia vía satélite
the two crafts will link up in space
las dos aeronaves se acoplarán en el espacio
2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object

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