There are 2 translations of medium in Spanish:

medium1

Pronunciation: /ˈmiːdiəm/

adj

  • 1 (intermediate) [size] mediano small, medium or large? ¿pequeño, mediano o grande? a person of medium height/build una persona de estatura or talla media or mediana/de complexión normal of medium difficulty de un grado medio de dificultad
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    • He was described as a man in his late 30s, taller than average, of medium build with short dark hair and who spoke with no discernible accent.
    • She had a slim build and medium length, fashionably styled blonde hair.
    • She has fair medium length straight hair and blue eyes.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of medium in Spanish:

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n

  • 1 c
    (pl media)
    (means, vehicle) medio (m) advertising media medios (mpl) publicitarios or de publicidad through the medium of the press a través de la prensa medium of exchange [Fin] medio de pago
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    • A common answer is ‘anything that can be used as a medium of exchange’.
    • To use TV as a medium of education will yield rich dividends.
    • The meetings provide a medium for local councillors to raise the issues of their electorate on a more intimate basis with Council officials.
  • 2
    (pl media)
    2.1 c (environment) medio (m) (ambiente) 2.2 c (for growing cultures) caldo (m) de cultivo
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    • Typically, by the end of batch culture nutrients in the medium would be considerably depleted.
    • The world ocean is what laboratory scientists would call a culture medium, the largest petri dish known to mankind.
    • Alkaloid levels were determined both in the roots and in the culture medium after a culturing period of 28 d.
    2.3 u (preserving fluid)sustancia utilizada para la conservación de especímenes animales y vegetales 2.4 u (solvent) diluyente (m)
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    • We carry a large range of dry pigments, oils and mediums.
    • When a pigment has a high scattering power in relation to the medium, the paint will be dense and opaque in appearance.
  • 3 (middle position) (no pl) punto (m) medio to strike a happy medium between formality and familiarity lograr un término medio entre la formalidad y la excesiva confianza
  • 4 c
    (pl mediums)
    [Occult] médium (mf), medio (mf)
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    • Such beliefs are not confined to rural areas; in the cities there is a network of spirit mediums who claim to contact the dead.
    • This work, by Professor Richard Wiseman, involved asking five mediums to contact the dead relatives of five volunteers.
    • He asserts that this work supports the mediums ' claims that they are actually communicating with the dead.

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m
offside …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.