radio


radio
f.
1 radio (medio).
oír algo por la radio to hear something on the radio
radio digital digital radio
radio pirata pirate radio
2 radio (transistor). (peninsular Spanish, Southern Cone)
radio despertador clock radio
f. & m.
1 radio, radio set, wireless set.
2 radius.
3 radium, Ra.
4 radio.
5 radiogram.
m.
1 radius (anatomy & geometry).
en un radio de within a radius of
radio de acción range; sphere of influence (figurative)
2 spoke.
3 radium (chemistry).
4 radio. (Latin American Spanish salvo Southern Cone)
pres.indicat.
1st person singular (yo) present indicative of spanish verb: radiar.
* * *
radio
nombre femenino
1 (radiodifusión) radio
lo oí por la radio I heard it on the radio
2 (aparato) radio, wireless
nombre masulino o femenino
1 familiar (persona) radio operator
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FRASEOLOGÍA
radio galera crystal set
radio pirata pirate radio station
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radio
nombre masculino
1 QUÍMICA radium
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radio
nombre masculino
1 (de círculo) radius
en un radio de 10 metros within a radius of 10 metres
2 (de rueda) spoke
3 (campo) scope
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FRASEOLOGÍA
radio de acción figurado field of action, scope
* * *
1. noun f.
radio
2. noun m.
1) radium
2) radius
* * *
I
SM
1) (Mat) radius

en un radio de 10km — within a radius of 10km

de corto radio — short-range antes de s

de largo radio — long-range antes de s

radio de acción — [de autoridad] jurisdiction, extent of one's authority; (Aer) range

un avión de largo radio de acción — a long-range aircraft

radio de giro — turning circle

2) [de rueda] spoke
3) (Quím) radium
4) (Anat) radius
5) (=mensaje) wireless message
6) LAm = radio II
II
SF radio

por radio — by radio, on the radio, over the radio

hablar por radio — to talk on the radio

radio digital — digital radio

radio libre — pirate radio

radio macuto *

enterarse de algo por radio macuto — to hear sth on the grapevine

radio pirata — (=sistema) pirate radio; (=emisora) pirate radio station

* * *
I
masculino
1)
a) (Mat) radius
b) (distancia, área) range, radius

en un radio de diez kilómetros — within a ten kilometer radius

c) (de rueda) spoke
2) (AmL exc CS) (Rad) radio; ver tb radio II
3) (Anat) radius
4) (Quím) radium
II
femenino
a) (medio de comunicación) radio

transmitir por (la) radio — to broadcast on the radio

se pusieron en contacto por radio — they established radio contact

escuchar la radio — to listen to the radio

lo dijeron por la radio — they said it on the radio

b) (CS, Esp) (aparato) radio

apaga la radio — turn off o switch off the radio

c) (emisora) radio station
* * *
I
masculino
1)
a) (Mat) radius
b) (distancia, área) range, radius

en un radio de diez kilómetros — within a ten kilometer radius

c) (de rueda) spoke
2) (AmL exc CS) (Rad) radio; ver tb radio II
3) (Anat) radius
4) (Quím) radium
II
femenino
a) (medio de comunicación) radio

transmitir por (la) radio — to broadcast on the radio

se pusieron en contacto por radio — they established radio contact

escuchar la radio — to listen to the radio

lo dijeron por la radio — they said it on the radio

b) (CS, Esp) (aparato) radio

apaga la radio — turn off o switch off the radio

c) (emisora) radio station
* * *
la radio
= airwaves, the

Ex: The idea of teletext is to supply, over the airwaves, such items of information as news flashes, the latest sport results, and commodity prices.

radio1
1 = radio, radio set.

Ex: Some subjects have changes in usage over time, e.g. wireless, radio, transistor.

Ex: A spider web of metal, sealed in a thin glass container, a wire heated to brilliant glow, in short, the thermionic tube of radio sets is made by the hundred million, tossed about in packages, plugged into sockets -- and it works!.
* anuncio publicitario de la radio = sound bite, radio spot.
* anuncio publicitario por radio = radio commercial, radio spot, sound bite, radio commercial.
* aparato de radio = radio set.
* avisar por radio = radio.
* comentarista de radio y/o televisión = broadcast commentator.
* compañía de radio televisión = broadcaster.
* comunicar por radio = radio.
* de la televisión o la radio = off the air.
* difusión por radio y televisión = broadcast, broadcasting.
* emisora de radio = radio station.
* escuchar la radio = listen to + the radio.
* estación de radio = radio station, broadcasting station.
* estudio de radio = radio studio.
* identificación por frecuencia de radio = radio frequency identification (RFID).
* industria de la radio y televisión, la = broadcasting industry, the.
* locutor de radio = radio show host, radio announcer.
* noticias de radio y = broadcast news, broadcast news.
* onda de radio = radio wave.
* operador de radio = radio operator.
* presentador de radio = radio show host, broadcaster.
* programa de radio = radio broadcast, radio programme, radio show.
* radio celular = cellular radio.
* radio despertador = radio alarm.
* radio, la = airwaves, the.
* radio macuto = grapevine.
* radio televisión = broadcasting.
* señal de radio = radio signal.
* sintonizador de radio = tuner.
* transmitir por radio = radio.

radio2
2 = radius.

Ex: The fact that the library can only attract people within a relatively small radius means that it has no alternative but to serve whoever lives -- or works -- in that radius.

* amplio radio de acción = broad scope.
* dentro del radio de acción = within range.
* en un radio de + Distancia = within + Distancia.
* en un radio + Distancia = within a + Distancia + radius.
* radio de acción = radius of + Posesivo + action.
* radio de acción amplio = broad scope.

radio4
4 = spoke.
Nota: De una rueda.

Ex: The rolling press consisted essentially of a frame in which two large rollers were mounted one above the other, and were turned by means of four large spokes radiating from the axle of the upper one.

* * *
radio1
masculine
A
1 (Mat) radius
2 (distancia, área) range, radius
se oyó la explosión en un radio de diez kilómetros the explosion could be heard over a range of ten kilometers o within a ten kilometer radius
3 (de una rueda) spoke
Compuesto:
radio de acción
(de un avión, barco) operational range; (de una organización) area of operations
el radio de acción de la guerrilla the guerillas' area of operations
B (AmL exc CS) (Rad) radio
escuchar el radio to listen to the radio
nos enteramos por el radio we heard about it on the radio
lo han dicho por el radio they said it on the radio
Compuestos:
radio a or de transistores
transistor radio
radio taxi
radio cab o taxi
C (Anat) radius
D (Quím) radium
radio2
feminine
la radio española (↑ radio a1)
1 (como medio de comunicación) radio
el partido fue transmitido por (la) radio the match was broadcast on the radio
se pusieron en contacto por radio they established radio contact
programas de radio radio programs
escuchar la radio to listen to the radio
nos enteramos por la radio we heard about it on the radio
trabaja en la radio he works in radio
lo escuché en radio macuto (Esp fam); I heard it through the grapevine o on the bush telegraph
2 (CS, Esp) (aparato) radio
apaga la radio turn off o switch off the radio
3 (emisora) radio station
Compuestos:
radio a or de transitores
transistor radio
radio pirata
pirate radio station
* * *

 

Del verbo radiar: (conjugate radiar)

radio es:

1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo

radió es:

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

Multiple Entries:
radiar    
radio
radio sustantivo masculino
a) (Mat) radius

b) (distancia) range, radius;

en un radio de diez kilómetros within a ten kilometer radius

c) (de rueda) spoke;

radio de acción (de avión, barco) operational range;


(de organización) area of operations
■ sustantivo femenino or (AmL exc CS) sustantivo masculino
a) (medio de comunicación) radio;

por (la) radio on the radio;

escuchar la radio to listen to the radio
b) (aparato) radio

c) (emisora) radio station

radiar verbo transitivo
1 (una emisora) to broadcast
2 Fís to radiate, irradiate
3 Med to treat with X-rays
radio
I sustantivo femenino
1 (transmisión) radio
por radio, on the radio
2 (aparato receptor) radio (set)
II sustantivo masculino
1 Geom radius
2 Quím radium
3 Anat radius
4 (de rueda) spoke
5 (en el espacio) radius, area
radio de acción, field of action, scope
(de un barco, avión) operational range
'radio' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
apagar
- aparato
- diaria
- diario
- emisora
- expandir
- información
- programa
- programar
- programación
- radioaficionada
- radioaficionado
- radiocasete
- reportaje
- subir
- alto
- antena
- audífono
- cabina
- cadena
- comedia
- componer
- consultorio
- cronista
- dar
- difundir
- encender
- enchufar
- enterarse
- estación
- fuerte
- jodido
- oír
- por
- prender
- prensa
- radiocassette
- radiodifusora
- radiofónico
- radionovela
- radiooperador
- radiopatrulla
- receptor
- saber
- sintonía
- teledirigido
English:
battery
- dial
- guarantee
- lower
- over
- phone-in
- pick up
- put on
- radio
- radio beacon
- radio broadcast
- radio frequency
- radio ham
- radio network
- radio set
- radio station
- radio transmitter
- radio wave
- radius
- roundup
- spoke
- station
- surround sound
- switch off
- talk-show
- turn down
- two-way
- wireless
- wireless set
- wireless station
- blare
- broadcaster
- editor
- go
- grape
- have
- installment
- knob
- low
- monitor
- on
- pack
- part
- pirate
- put
- send
- show
- transistor
- turn
- two
* * *
radio1 nm
1. [de circunferencia] radius;
en un radio de within a radius of
Comp
radio de acción range;
el bombardero tiene un radio de acción de 2.000 kilómetros the bomber has a range of 2,000 kilometres;
el general queda fuera del radio de acción del juez the general is beyond the judge's jurisdiction;
la empresa quiere ampliar su radio de acción the company wants to expand the area in which it trades
2. [de rueda] spoke
3. Quím radium
4. Anat radius
5. Am salvo RP [transistor] radio
Comp
radio despertador clock radio;
radio digital digital radio
radio2 nf
1. [medio] radio;
oír algo por la radio to hear sth on the radio
Comp
CRica, Cuba, Pan Fam radio bemba:
enterarse de algo por radio bemba to hear sth on the grapevine o on the bush telegraph;
Esp Fam radio macuto:
enterarse de algo por radio macuto to hear sth on the grapevine o on the bush telegraph;
radio pirata pirate radio
2. Esp, CSur [transistor] radio
Comp
radio despertador clock radio;
radio digital digital radio
* * *
radio
I m
1 MAT radius;
en un radio de within a radius of
2 QUÍM radium
3 L.Am.
radio
II f radio
* * *
radio nm
1) : radius
2) : radium
radio nmf
: radio
* * *
radio n
1. (aparato, sistema) radio
escuché la noticia por la radio I heard the news on the radio
2. (línea recta) radius [pl. radii]
el radio de una circunferencia the radius of a circle
3. (de bicicleta) spoke

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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