Translation of tolerance in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable (forbearance) to show/display tolerance toward somebodymostrarse tolerante con alguienExample sentences
- Both were advocates of religious tolerance and antagonists of untouchability.
- But there is a third position, beyond religious fundamentalism and liberal tolerance.
- London's character, its liberality, religious tolerance and diversity, is the very thing that makes it vulnerable.
- 2 uncountable (endurance)Example sentences
- The study of modern ecology and environmental tolerances of plant communities and plant species enables ecologists and biogeographers to determine how far climate can influence geographical distribution.
- The difference among species may be caused by different tolerances for harsh conditions.
- For him, understanding the individualistic environmental tolerances and characteristics of species in nature was a fundamental part of any botanical inquiry.
- 3 uncountable (Medicine)Example sentences
- The fact that our body can develop a tolerance to alcohol complicates how we judge alcohol's affect on our bodies.
- Take a five-day break from capsules or liquid every one to two weeks to prevent your body from developing a tolerance to the herb.
- You can't build up a tolerance to any asthma or allergy medications.
- 4 uncountable or countable (deviation)Example sentences
- I would inspect each individual unit to ensure it was within the allowable dimensional tolerances, using a tape measure, and the surface finish by visual inspection.
- Designed for earthmoving with tight tolerances, it can provide accuracy within 6 mm.
- Harder than wrought iron, but with less carbon than true steel, mild steel was made in industrial-sized batches, and although it was easier to machine with close tolerances, it was harder for blacksmiths to forge and weld.
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