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seal 1

American English: /ˈsi(ə)l/
British English: /siːl/

noun

  • 1 (implement, impression) the king's/queen's seal
    el sello real
    given under my hand and seal
    sellado y firmado de mi puño y letra
    the seal of quality
    el sello de calidad
    he gave the plan his seal of approval
    dio su aprobación al plan
    it has the prince's seal of approval
    cuenta con la aprobación del príncipe
    they put the formal seal on the agreement
    sellaron formalmente el acuerdo
    the seal of the confessional
    el secreto de confesión
    to set the seal on something
    ratificar algo
    Example sentences
    • The center has tested prototypes for food ecolabels - seals or logos indicating that a product has met a certain set of environmental and/or social standards.
    • His seal was embossed on the right side of the bottom margin (difficult to see).
    • Each course was listed, dated, signed by Fred and a raised seal was embossed on the page.
    Example sentences
    • The seals were generally cut from steatite and were carved in intaglio or incised with a copper burin (cutting tool).
    • Sometimes the seals were not rings but stamps of other kinds, but if it was a ring worn then it was even more creditworthy as only the wearer could make the seal on the document.
  • 2 2.1 (security device)
    Example sentences
    • He replied, handing her a letter with a navy blue wax seal.
    • I looked at the inky black lettering once more before I broke the wax seal.
    • The seal was usually impressed on red wax, but was occasionally seen imprinted on a wafer stuck to the instrument with soft wax.
    2.2 (airtight closure)
    cierre (masculine) hermético
    (on glass jar) aro (masculine) de goma
    (around window) burlete (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The quality of the new seal creates a tighter seal, thus protecting the integrity of the product.
    • The molded-in membrane creates a much better seal than anything on the market today.
    • Bah, humbug, I say as I scrape the mould off the rubber window seals.

transitive verb

  • 1 1.1
    (envelope/parcel)
    cerrar
    (with tape) precintar
    (with wax) lacrar
    sealed with a kiss
    sellado con un beso
    my lips are sealed
    soy una tumba
    prometo no decir nada
    Example sentences
    • Improved packaging also includes using special wrappers, seals, or caps on the outer and/or inner containers, or sealing each dose in its own pouch.
    • The viral solutions would survive the UV lights only because he would seal the syringes in an opaque biohazard container before leaving.
    • Dried seeds were sealed in plastic containers and stored at - 20° to prevent them from after-ripening prior to use.
    Example sentences
    • And he sealed the document with the seal of arms that his grandfather had worn.
    1.2
    (jar/container)
    cerrar herméticamente
    (tomb/door)
    precintar
    seal the wood before applying paint
    sellar la madera antes de pintar
    seal the meat before roasting (British English)
    dorar la carne antes de asarla
    Example sentences
    • They have been working to make the gel suitable for sealing cracks in oil wells to prevent water seeping through, and have now been awarded a contract to use it in five sites.
    • Frankly I'd feel much happier with a billion dollars being spent sealing roads in the outback than building tunnels and freeways in the cities which just generate more traffic.
    • The water stress treatments in the present study used containers sealed with parafilm to minimize water loss.
    1.3
    (joint/crack)
    rellenar
  • 2
    also: sealed past participle
    sealed orders
    órdenes (feminine plural) secretas
    a sealed carriage
    un vagón cerrado
  • 3 (affix seal to)
    (document/treaty)
    sellar
    signed, sealed and delivered
    firmado y sellado
  • 4 (decide, determine)
    (victory/outcome)
    decidir
    their fate was sealed
    su destino estaba escrito
    Example sentences
    • His bronze was Britain's third medal of the Games, sealing a remarkable turnaround in fortune after a dismal first week.
    • Chasing a victory target of 80 after dismissing their opponents for 170 earlier today, the tourists sealed their comfortable triumph in just 17.2 overs.
    • He saluted the match winner's wonder strike as York City sealed their first win in seven attempts with a stirring 3-2 victory over Leyton Orient.

Phrasal verbs

seal in

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object

seal off

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
1
(area/road/building)
acordonar
(exit)
cerrar
2
(fireplace)
condenar
cerrar

seal up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
1
(window/door)
condenar
cerrar
2
(crack)
tapar
rellenar
3
(letter/parcel)
cerrar
(with wax) sellar
(with tape) precintar

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seal 2
American English: /ˈsi(ə)l/
British English: /siːl/

noun

(Zoology)
  • 1 countable (animal)
    Example sentences
    • Others suggest that marine species were derived at least twice, with one lineage leading to the sea lions and the other to the true seals.
    • It is among the type A influenza viruses, which can affect humans as well as chickens, ducks, horses, seals, whales, and other animals.
    • For example, among true seals, the sexually dimorphic species, the northern elephant seal has distinct differences in diving behavior between the sexes.

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