accidental


accidental
adj.
1 incidental, of secondary importance (no esencial).
2 chance, unforeseen (imprevisto).
3 accidental, casual, chance, coincidental.
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accidental
adjetivo
1 accidental
no fue más que un encuentro accidental it was nothing but a chance meeting
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adj.
accidental
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ADJ
1) (=contingente) accidental; (=no deliberado) unintentional; (=fortuito) [encuentro] casual, chance antes de s
2) (=fugaz) brief, transient

un empleo accidental — a temporary job

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adjetivo <encuentro> chance (before n), accidental; <circunstancias> coincidental
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= inadvertent, unintended, accidental.
Ex. Inadvertent variations in author's names may also be grouped by this approach.
Ex. However, membership of the European Community means that UK bussinesses are increasingly vulverable to NTBs, deliberate or unintended, which are determined on a Community basis.
Ex. The user is liable for any accidental or unintentional transmission.
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* muerte accidental = accidental death.
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adjetivo <encuentro> chance (before n), accidental; <circunstancias> coincidental
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= inadvertent, unintended, accidental.

Ex: Inadvertent variations in author's names may also be grouped by this approach.

Ex: However, membership of the European Community means that UK bussinesses are increasingly vulverable to NTBs, deliberate or unintended, which are determined on a Community basis.
Ex: The user is liable for any accidental or unintentional transmission.
* muerte accidental = accidental death.

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accidental
adjective
‹encuentro› chance (before n), accidental; ‹circunstancias› coincidental, fortuitous (frml)
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accidental adjetivo ‹encuentrochance (before n), accidental;
circunstanciascoincidental
accidental adjetivo
1 accidental
2 (fortuito) chance
un descubrimiento accidental, a chance discovery
'accidental' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
casual
- ocasional
English:
accidental
- fortuitous
- misadventure
- purely
- slide
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accidental1 adj
1. [circunstancial] accidental;
tuvo una caída accidental she accidentally fell
2. [no esencial] incidental, of secondary importance
3. [imprevisto] chance, unforeseen
accidental2 nm
Mús accidental
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accidental
adj
1 (no esencial) incidental
2 (casual) chance
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accidental adj
: accidental, unintentional
accidentalmente adv
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accidental adj accidental

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Accidental — Ac ci*den tal, a. [Cf. F. accidentel, earlier accidental.] 1. Happening by chance, or unexpectedly; taking place not according to the usual course of things; casual; fortuitous; as, an accidental visit. [1913 Webster] 2. Nonessential; not… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accidental — ACCIDENTÁL, Ă, accidentali, e, adj. Întâmplător; incidental. ♦ Secundar, neesenţial. – Din fr. accidentel. Trimis de ana zecheru, 29.07.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  ACCIDENTÁL adj. 1. v. întâmplător. 2. neesenţial, secundar. (Un aspect accidental al… …   Dicționar Român

  • accidental — accidental, casual, fortuitous, contingent, incidental, adventitious. The last five of these words are synonyms of accidental but not always of one another. Accidental denotes simply either happening by chance {an accidental meeting} or not of… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • accidental — adjetivo 1. Que no es esencial: asunto accidental, materia accidental. 2. Que ocurre al margen de lo acostumbrado, establecido o previsto: Fue un encuentro accidental, totalmente casual. 3. [Cargo] que tiene carácter provisional o interino:… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Accidental — may mean: * Accidental (music) * Accidental (album) , by Fred Frith * Accidental (biology), see Vagrancy (biology) * Accidental propertyee also* Accident …   Wikipedia

  • accidental — [ak΄sə dent′ l] adj. [ME < LL accidentalis: see ACCIDENT] 1. happening by chance; fortuitous 2. belonging but not essential; attributive; incidental 3. Music of an accidental n. 1. a nonessential quality or feature 2 …   English World dictionary

  • accidental — (Del lat. accidentālis). 1. adj. No esencial. 2. Casual, contingente. 3. Dicho de un cargo: Que se desempeña con carácter provisional. Director, secretario accidental. 4. Dicho de una sociedad: Que se establece sin formalidad jurídica. 5. Rel. Se …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • accidental — I adjective adventitious, casual, chance, coincidental, extrinsic, fortuitous, inadvertent, incidental, indeterminate, undesigned, undetermined, unexpected, unforeseen, unintended, unintentional, unpremeditated, unwitting associated concepts:… …   Law dictionary

  • Accidental — Ac ci*den tal, n. 1. A property which is not essential; a nonessential; anything happening accidentally. [1913 Webster] He conceived it just that accidentals . . . should sink with the substance of the accusation. Fuller. [1913 Webster] 2. pl.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Accidental — (v. lat.), zufällig; Accidentales Einkommen, so v.w. Accidenzien; Accidentales seröses Gewebe, Neubildung seröser, mit Flüssigkeiten gefüllter Kapseln an Stellen, wo durch Reibung u. Druck Schmelzung von Zellgewebszellen u. eine Glättung der sich …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • accidental — [adj] happening unexpectedly adventitious, casual, chance, coincidental, contingent, fluky*, fortuitous, inadvertent, incidental, random, uncalculated, unexpected, unforeseen, unintended, unintentional, unplanned; concepts 530,552 Ant. decided,… …   New thesaurus


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