- 1.1 (far-reaching) [change/difference/reform] radical radical surgery cirugía (feminine) radicalMore example sentences1.2 [politician/policy] radical; [writer] de ideas radicales, de tendencia radical
More example sentences1.3 (new and daring) [technique/theory] innovador, radicalmente nuevo
- Both groups would be affected by a radical change in the business climate.
- Are the arguments of those who predict a radical change in the nature of 21st century wars that groundless after all?
- The people are exhausted from the radical changes that affect their way of life.
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- Wales has always had strong left wing and radical political parties and leaders.
- She has been the most radical advocate of the party's adoption of an independent stance in elections.
- Hard-liners formed a radical political party, more extremist than any other.
- Given the extent to which it is taken for granted today, it can be difficult to fully appreciate the truly innovative and radical approach Frege took to logic.
- The resulting album attracted two nominations in the Radio 2 folk awards with its radical approach to traditional music.
- She calls for a radical re-examination of traditional approaches to accountability, transparency and press freedom.
In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.
- 1 (person) radical (masculine and feminine)More example sentences
- The party has not tried to disguise its new deregulatory approach, which is causing unease among party radicals and old-style social democrats.
- I try to be a radical in political and social ways, but I'm a terrible conservative when it comes to technology.
- Rohm was not really a social or political radical.
- 2 [Chemistry/Química] radical (masculine)More example sentences
- Examples of compounds or groups that accept anions include the nitrate and hydroxide radicals.
- Marcel Nicolet resolved some of this discrepancy by showing how reactive molecular fragments called radicals convert ozone molecules back into O 2.
- Subsequent oxidation-reduction reactions can also produce superoxide anions, hydrogen peroxide and hydroxyl radicals.