There are 3 translations of main in Spanish:

main1

Pronunciation: /meɪn/

adj

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of main in Spanish:

main2

n

  • 1 [Civil Eng] [Const] 1.1 c (pipe) cañería (f) or tubería (f) principal or de distribución; (cable) cable (m) principal
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    • It was also delivering water to the camp, where many mains and sewage pipes are broken.
    • Numerous leaks have developed from broken water pipes and mains.
    • There were reports of broken water and gas mains around northern Kyushu, and bullet trains and other railways and subways suspended operations, but later resumed running.
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    • Faulks said the alarm was not properly connected to electrical mains and would have had to rely on a back-up battery even if switched on.
    1.2 (supply) the main o (BrE) the mains la red de suministro to turn the water/gas off at the main o (BrE) the mains cerrar la llave (principal) del agua/del gas you can run it off the mains (BrE) [Elec] se puede conectar a la red
  • 2 u (open sea) [literario/literary] the main la mar océana [literario/literary]

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of main in Spanish:

Main

Pronunciation: /meɪn/

Definition of main in:

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.