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American English: /ˈnɛtˌwərk/
British English: /ˈnɛtwəːk/

Translation of network in Spanish:


  • 1 (system)
    (of shops) cadena (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The nation state is a political and economic and social system, an interconnected network of interacting individuals.
    • Some findings, for example those on intercolonial trade networks based on family and religious connections, revisit relatively familiar material.
    • It was established in 1991 and has since built a nation-wide network of regional branches.
    Example sentences
    • ‘Carlow is very well located and already has excellent transport links via the national road and rail networks,’ said Mr. Bruton.
    • This paper examines the typical travel time impacts of various bus priority measures to assist in the selection of appropriate treatments for particular road networks.
    • The scientists say the rain forests are made vulnerable to clear-cutting by the networks of access roads left behind by logging operations.
  • 2 (Electricity)
    Example sentences
    • Islay has pioneered the use of small-scale wind turbines in homes and micro-grids, small-scale electrical networks that stand apart from the national grid.
    • The electrical network in Butterworth belongs to the municipality and Eskom is investing this money on risk.
    • This will control a network of electrical elements, buried in shallow trenches running from Cape Wrath to Land's End.
  • 3 (Radio, Television) (before noun) network television (in US)
    emisiones (feminine plural) televisivas en cadena
    Example sentences
    • News chiefs from ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox and NBC television networks pledged to vet incoming feeds and not broadcast them live.
    • Back here in the U.S., two of the major broadcast television networks are getting into the pay per view business.
    • The one-hour live show will air on six broadcast networks and several cable stations.

transitive verb

  • 1 (broadcast) (Radio, Television) (British)
    transmitir en cadena
    Example sentences
    • SMG television boss Donald Emslie says a commitment to making more networked programmes in the regions will be a vital test of the new era of independent television.
    • Soon LWT found itself having trouble getting programmes networked.
    • In America, where the series was networked by ABC, the 14 programmes were re-edited into half-hour shows, screened from 12 April to 23 August 1972.
  • 2 (link together) (Computing)
    Example sentences
    • First thing you should know is, all of them will get you online or network your computers together.
    • It will feature high-end multimedia workstations, networked wireless laptops and express-type terminals.
    • Now, we have unified logon from any networked computer.

intransitive verb

  • (use contacts)
    crear or establecer (una red de) contactos
    crear or establecer (una red de) conexiones (Latin America)
    Example sentences
    • Meetings permit exchange of ideas and knowledge, professional development, and networking, while financially sustaining sponsors.
    • When you don't share office space with people, things like networking and exchanging information tend to dry up.
    • There'll be a wide variety of workshops, discussions, skills sharing, networking, campaign information and socialising.
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