Translation of microwave in Spanish:

microwave

Pronunciation: /ˈmaɪkrəʊweɪv/

noun/nombre

  • 1 [Physics/Física] [Telecom] microonda (feminine)
    More example sentences
    • Nor could you know whether it has an electromagnetic field or whether it is strongly emitting gamma rays, X rays, ultraviolet radiation, microwaves, or radio waves.
    • The catch is that radar uses radio waves in the microwave frequency range, or approximately one centimeter in wavelength.
    • Other examples of the non-ionizing part of the electromagnetic spectrum include AM and FM radio waves, microwaves, and infrared waves from heat lamps.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • calentar*/cocinar en horno de microondas

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