Translation of dispense in Spanish:
- 1 1.1(grants/alms)(criticism)(favors)1.2(machine)Example sentences
- Based on iris recognition technology, the machines will dispense cash, cinema tickets and postage stamps, and the company intends offering further applications including on-line shopping and bill payment.
- The screen of the cash dispenser displays the ironic message, ‘We apologise for the inconvenience, but this machine does not dispense cash at the moment.’
- Banks estimate that only 85% of ATM machines will be dispensing cash by the end of January 1.
- 2 (Pharmacology)Example sentences
- There is still the image that chemists simply dispense medicine after a visit to the doctor.
- Saudi chemists dispense medicine only in packets.
- But there are also huge savings available from legitimate Canadian pharmacies dispensing quality medicines.
- 3 (administer)(justice)Example sentences
- It's their job to dispense information effectively and accurately.
- So they use the public sector not to provide services but to dispense patronage; they use trade protection to distribute favours.
- Another thing, the purpose of this column is not to dispense medical information.
- 4 (exempt) [formal]to dispense somebody
fromsomethingshe was dispensed from attending Massdispensar or eximir a alguien dealgose la dispensó or eximió de asistir a misaExample sentences
- Diocesan bishops can dispense men from the obligations that go with the diaconate and suspend priests from the exercise of their order for a long or short period, but only the bishop of Rome can expel them from the priesthood.
- The designated cardinal however can petition the pope to dispense him from this requirement.
- Leo X gave as the reason for dispensing him from some of the requirements of canon law the expectation that as a native bishop he would be more effective in promoting the faith among his people.
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