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American English: /məˈʃin/
British English: /məˈʃiːn/

Translation of machine in Spanish:


  • 3 (system, organization) the party machine (Politics)
    Example sentences
    • An alliance of the most powerful and violent military machines in the world will never bring peace.
    • Local government was controlled by one of the most powerful political machines in the nation, and that machine was largely the province of one man.
    • For all the claims of ‘control freakery’, the evidence seems to reveal a government machine influenced by a powerful sense of things being out of control.

transitive verb

  • 1 (Technology)
    trabajar a máquina
    (on lathe) tornear
    Example sentences
    • The bottom-water sampler was a slender, reinforced rod with finely machined discs of brass at either end.
    • Made of brass, it was machined specifically to each caliber chambered in the 99 so that feeding cartridges was smooth, flawless and in a straight line.
    • Kalyani's Bharat Forge - which supplies high value added products like machined crankshafts and connecting rods - already has a niche in the Chinese market.
  • 2 (sewing)
    coser a máquina
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