There are 2 translations of medium in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈmiːdiəm/


  • 1 (intermediate) [size] mediano small, medium or large? ¿pequeño, mediano o grande? a person of medium height/build una persona de estatura or talla media or mediana/de complexión normal of medium difficulty de un grado medio de dificultad
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    • He was described as a man in his late 30s, taller than average, of medium build with short dark hair and who spoke with no discernible accent.
    • She had a slim build and medium length, fashionably styled blonde hair.
    • She has fair medium length straight hair and blue eyes.

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There are 2 translations of medium in Spanish:



  • 1 c
    (pl media)
    (means, vehicle) medio (m) advertising media medios (mpl) publicitarios or de publicidad through the medium of the press a través de la prensa medium of exchange [Fin] medio de pago
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    • A common answer is ‘anything that can be used as a medium of exchange’.
    • To use TV as a medium of education will yield rich dividends.
    • The meetings provide a medium for local councillors to raise the issues of their electorate on a more intimate basis with Council officials.
  • 2
    (pl media)
    2.1 c (environment) medio (m) (ambiente) 2.2 c (for growing cultures) caldo (m) de cultivo
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    • Typically, by the end of batch culture nutrients in the medium would be considerably depleted.
    • The world ocean is what laboratory scientists would call a culture medium, the largest petri dish known to mankind.
    • Alkaloid levels were determined both in the roots and in the culture medium after a culturing period of 28 d.
    2.3 u (preserving fluid)sustancia utilizada para la conservación de especímenes animales y vegetales 2.4 u (solvent) diluyente (m)
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    • We carry a large range of dry pigments, oils and mediums.
    • When a pigment has a high scattering power in relation to the medium, the paint will be dense and opaque in appearance.
  • 3 (middle position) (no pl) punto (m) medio to strike a happy medium between formality and familiarity lograr un término medio entre la formalidad y la excesiva confianza
  • 4 c
    (pl mediums)
    [Occult] médium (mf), medio (mf)
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    • Such beliefs are not confined to rural areas; in the cities there is a network of spirit mediums who claim to contact the dead.
    • This work, by Professor Richard Wiseman, involved asking five mediums to contact the dead relatives of five volunteers.
    • He asserts that this work supports the mediums ' claims that they are actually communicating with the dead.

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