There are 2 translations of peripheral in Spanish:

peripheral1

Pronunciation: /pəˈrɪfərəl/

adj

  • 1.1 (minor, secondary) [issue/event/character] secundario these considerations are peripheral to the debate estas consideraciones son tangenciales al debate
    More example sentences
    • The Charter may be extended to claims that are marginal or peripheral to the philosophical purposes of a bill of rights.
    • Of course, all this, as well as the leafy branches and stuffed birds, is peripheral to the music and suggests that they themselves realise the songs aren't their strongest selling point and need some kind of quirky garnish.
    • You know you're watching a bad zombie film when the zombies are peripheral to the sexy outfits, time-and-space-defying stunts, and deliriously obnoxious soundtrack.
    1.2 [Computing/Informática] [device/unit] periférico
    More example sentences
    • These connectors can be plugged into devices such as computers and peripheral devices such that the respective components can be interconnected.
    • It will be paid in the form of vouchers that eligible consumers will be able to use to buy desktop hardware, laptops, tablet PCs, software and peripheral devices from any vendor.
    • In addition, four USB ports are available for connection to a variety of peripheral devices such as printers, modems or external storage devices.
    1.3 [Anatomy/Anatomía] [Medicine/Medicina] [nerve/vision] periférico
    More example sentences
    • Instead, it is a better idea to sample from the peripheral edges of affected areas where plant symptoms are less severe and nematode population densities are still high.
    • In addition it affects people in the peripheral areas of the county as the surrounding health boards are now refusing to accept patients from outside their own catchment area.
    • The shell has a rubber edging adhesive along its peripheral contour and is painted with a chemical agent-resistive coating.
    More example sentences
    • It is thought that painful lesions are those that involve peritoneal surfaces innervated by peripheral spinal nerves, not those innervated by the autonomic nervous system.
    • Patients who do smoke are told to stop smoking, as it reduces peripheral blood circulation, especially to the skin, and impedes healing.
    • The smooth musculature of the larger blood vessels is relaxed, including the coronary, systemic peripheral and pulmonary arteries.

Definition of peripheral in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

There are 2 translations of peripheral in Spanish:

peripheral2

Definition of peripheral in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.