Translation of landmark in Spanish:

landmark

Pronunciation: /ˈlændmɑːrk; ˈlændmɑːk/

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (well-known feature) 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
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    • 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) monumento (masculine) histórico
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    • 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) mojón (masculine); (event) hito (masculine) the promotion was a landmark in his career el ascenso marcó un hito en su carrera (before noun/delante del nombre) [discovery/decision] que marca ( or marcó etc) un hito (histórico) one of the country's landmark painters (American English/inglés norteamericano) un pintor cuya obra hizo ( or ha hecho etc) época
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    • It's a landmark and a county boundary that links East to West.
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    • 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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