There are 2 translations of mature in Spanish:

mature1

Pronunciation: /məˈtʊr; məˈtjʊə(r)/

adj

  • 1.1 (developed) [animal/plant/tree] adulto; [fruit/vegetable] maduro; [industry/market] desarrollado; [artist/ideas/work] maduro a mature student (British English/inglés británico) un estudiante mayor at that age most girls are physically mature a esa edad la mayoría de las niñas ya se han desarrollado
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    • Studies on the bamboo cell wall have focussed mainly on fully elongated and mature fibres.
    • However, it is clear that only a small fraction of the spermatids develop into mature spermatozoa in males.
    • Boys are almost fully mature at this point and have developed a tough outer shell that protects them from their natural predators.
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    • They all come out with much more advanced, mature golf swings.
    • In fact, I proudly imagined myself to be the only twelve year old in the UK with such advanced, mature tastes for my age.
    • A lot of products are technologically mature, so the advances are in usability.
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    • Again, if the rim is brown, it's probably mature and ready to drink.
    • Food that I would normally savour, like mature cheese, bacon, or roast beef, has tasted dry and dead in my mouth.
    • While most of the wines were of very recent vintage, we did taste one mature wine, and it was excellent.
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    • However, there is a problem here in that almost every other mature economy in Europe wants tax harmonisation.
    • Markets are highly saturated, and the industry is mature in the developed world.
    • In the midst of this, our president is determined to cut taxes to revive a mature economy.
    1.2 (sensible) [person/attitude] maduro
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    • I don't deserve this and I am too mature to play silly emotional games.
    • Does that mean I'm becoming a more emotionally and spiritually mature adult?
    • He's mature beyond his years, practices extremely well, works really hard, soaks things up.
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    • On mature consideration though, perhaps those black puddings of theirs count as weapons of mass destruction and merit a pre-emptive strike.
    • But I would hope that, on mature reflection, he would not be advised to take any purely technical point on service.
    • What he provides instead is a substantial elaboration of the original, clarifying and extending it with the benefit of mature reflection.
    1.3 [Cookery/Cocina] [whiskey] añejo; [cheese] curado; [wine] añejo, de crianza 1.4 [Finance/Finanzas] [policy/bond/debenture] vencido
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    • It can point the way to creating a bond between two people, but it is not itself a mature bond.

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There are 2 translations of mature in Spanish:

mature2

vi

  • 1.1 (develop) [plant/animal/person] desarrollarse; [artist/writer/work] madurar; [wine] añejarse to mature with age [person] madurar con la edad [cheese/wine] madurar con los años or el tiempo
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    • The trapping was prompted by a drop in numbers as it was estimated that only around five per cent of all spawnings actually matured into young fish.
    • Yorkshire's most famous soul singer has matured into a handsome, outwardly respectable middle-aged man with a raffish undertow.
    • Not only did they survive, but every single one of my seedlings matured into a sturdy adolescent.
    1.2 (become sensible) madurar
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    • He had matured and he was ready to be a father no matter what it took.
    • Report writers say that you have matured and improved your coping strategies.
    • It's impossible to project how players will physically grow and mature emotionally.
    1.3 [Finance/Finanzas] [bond/policy] vencer*
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    • Of the total debt stock, 80 per cent was private debt and almost 36 per cent was short term, maturing in 12 months or less.
    • It's reckoned that the average policy yet to mature will come up several thousand pounds short.
    • If I didn't trust the stock market to create a lump sum to pay off my home loan when it matured, then why on earth did I trust it to produce enough for my retirement pot at the end of my working life?

vt

  • 1.1 [wine/whiskey] añejar; [cheese] estacionar 1.2 [person] hacer* madurar
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    • Cheddar has to be kept for a long time before it matures, whereas Caerphilly ripens in 10 days.
    • Two styles were released after maturing for three and five years respectively in French and American oak; only a five-year-old vintage dated version is now made.
    • And the rule of the thumb is; the longer the cheese takes to mature, the sharper or stronger the taste it develops.

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