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portable

Pronunciation: /ˈpɔːrtəbəl; ˈpɔːtəbəl/

Translation of portable in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [television/typewriter] portátil; [programing language] portátil; [pension] (British English/inglés británico) transferible
    Example sentences
    • Mr McDowell said afterwards a simple mistake had caused the fire after a child carried a portable television into the kitchen and left it on top of a cooker where it began to smoulder before catching fire.
    • A colleague had a tiny portable television with a black and white screen.
    • Not to stop with a portable television, mini table fan, handgrips in steel chains, the rider shows his obsession for siren and mini cone speaker.
    Example sentences
    • The same factors that made hardware-centric database machines obsolete in favor of portable database software are now at play in the storage market.
    • So I read this section wondering whether OS X apps were somehow portable to other OSes.
    • System and method for controlling data transfer between multiple interconnected computer systems with a portable input device
    Example sentences
    • The banking services include payment of interest on current accounts, portable credit history and an unbundling of banking services.
    • What Europe clearly needs is portable pensions - retirement packages that its workers can take anywhere.
    • This loan is portable, which means that you can transfer it to a home of equal or greater value.

noun/nombre

  • (television) televisor (masculine) portátil; (typewriter) máquina (feminine) de escribir portátil

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