There are 2 translations of semaphore in Spanish:

semaphore1

Pronunciation: /ˈseməfɔːr; ˈseməfɔː(r)/

n

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (code) código (masculine) de señales
    More example sentences
    • The development of spin off technologies, such as the telegraph and semaphore flags, linked Civil War commanders on the first information net.
    • Use of semaphore flags was limited to within range of telescopes in earlier days and binoculars today.
    • She can calculate the location of a missing ice cream man from hints in photographs, she can build an action figure replica of her father from scratch, and she can use semaphore to pass messages between two feuding brothers.
    1.2 countable/numerable semaphore (signal) semáforo (masculine)

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There are 2 translations of semaphore in Spanish:

semaphore2

vt

  • transmitir por semáforo

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.