Translation of mouthpiece in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈmaʊθpiːs/


  • 1 1.1 (of telephone) micrófono (m) 1.2 [Mus] boquilla (f)
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    • MDIs are designed with a mouthpiece that maximizes deposition of the medication in the small airways when used properly.
    • Couriel and colleagues asked children to use a snorkel mouthpiece, and make no mention of distraction techniques.
    • If you don't have a spacer tube, place the mouthpiece of the inhaler unit about 2 inches in front of your open mouth.
    1.3 (AmE) [Sport] protector (m) (de dentadura)
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    • Kariya also began wearing a mouthpiece and a safer helmet, and he began a routine of exercises to strengthen his neck, which he still does today.
    • Make sure your protective equipment (pads, helmets, mouthpieces, etc.) fits properly.
    • I haven't worn a mouthpiece since I was in junior high school because I couldn't talk with it in.
  • 2 2.1 (spokesperson) portavoz (mf) 2.2 (lawyer) (AmE) [slang/argot], picapleitos (mf) [fam & pey]
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    • The difficulty is that first of all you never buy a mouthpiece, otherwise the judges couldn't do what they do impartially.
    • The developers have their mouthpiece lawyers in the city council meeting every morning while the rest of us are making love or rhyming words… how you gonna fight that?
    • Their Australian mouthpiece refers to their copyright control of that VeriChip device and their PLD systems.
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    • I was never going to betray my country or become a propaganda mouthpiece for anyone.
    • I was never going to betray my country or become a propaganda mouthpiece for anyone.
    • For a start, we can expose the hypocrisy of Murdoch and his media mouthpieces.

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