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landmark
American English: /ˈlæn(d)ˌmɑrk/
British English: /ˈlan(d)mɑːk/

Translation of landmark in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (well-known feature) See examples: one of London's most famous landmarks
    uno de los monumentos ( or edificios etc) más famosos de Londres
    use the tower as a landmark if you get lost
    utilice la torre como punto de referencia si se pierde
    Example sentences
    • Acquire a ten-digit grid location of a landmark easily picked out on imagery such as a road intersection.
    • It paints a very recognisable picture of Swindon, mentioning the train station and other landmarks in the town centre.
    • Gamers familiar with some tracks will easily be able to pick out certain landmarks or other features from their real-life counterparts.
    1.2 (historic building)
    Example sentences
    • We must continue to bear security checks at our major sporting events, our theme parks, and our major historic landmarks and buildings.
    • Neon lights, theatrically lighted landmarks and monuments, and carnivals all present picture opportunities that don't show up by daylight.
    • As a heritage trail, the park includes a network of major cultural landmarks, principal monuments, historic sites and open spaces.
    1.3 (milestone) the promotion was a landmark in his career
    el ascenso marcó un hito en su carrera
    (before noun) (discovery/decision)
    que marca ( or marcó etc) un hito (histórico)
    one of the country's landmark painters (American English)
    un pintor cuya obra hizo ( or ha hecho etc) época
    Example sentences
    • It's a landmark and a county boundary that links East to West.
    Example sentences
    • In 1960 he helped organize the first Situation exhibition, an important landmark in British abstract art.
    • The National Pension Program is an important landmark in Taiwan's evolution toward a welfare state.
    • Recently the parliamentary elections were held in Uzbekistan which become an important landmark in further democratization of the country.

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