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español traducción de quarry

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quarry 1

[ˈkwɒrɪ ]
(mine) cantera f
verbo transitivo
verbo intransitivo
explotar una canteraextraer piedra de una cantera
to quarry for marble abrir una cantera en busca de mármol
See quarry tile
phrasal verbs
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quarry 2

[ˈkwɒrɪ ]
(Hunting) presa f
(figurative) presa fvíctima f

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Built in a cement quarry.
The Sun (2015)
In reality much of it is also quarries, derelict land and commercial forestry.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
My dad was a fitter in a local quarry as was my grandad.
The Sun (2015)
The whole thing underwritten by a local quarry.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
There are at least two quarries in this book.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There were barges loading granite, tin and copper from local mines and quarries to be carried down river to Plymouth and the sea.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We walked past equipment from disused stone quarries along the way.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Both, as well as quarry and cement tiles.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Its stone quarries are long established.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He also warned of the perils of disused quarries.
The Sun (2015)
He did years of hard labour in a limestone quarry.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Quarry workers digging limestone had found bones that they thought were the remains of a bear.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The cat was spotted on Wednesday night by a quarry worker.
The Sun (2016)
The quarry worker told her he had kicked the habit and they went to Cyprus.
The Sun (2012)
Behind us were bigger and more recent quarries and mines that had been worked for copper, lead and cobalt until the end of the 19th century.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
My grandfather earned the money for the ring by doing hard labor in a stone quarry.
Christianity Today (2000)
The remains of former chalk quarries can be seen above the road on the north side.
Perring, Franklyn A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)

Tendencias de quarry

Uso común. quarry es una de las 10000 palabras más usadas del Diccionario Collins.

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quarry en Otros Idiomas

Inglés británico: quarry /ˈkwɒrɪ/ NOUN
A quarry is an area that is dug out from a piece of land or mountainside in order to extract stone, slate, or minerals.
...the biggest stone quarry in the country.
  • Inglés americano: quarry
  • Árabe: مَحْجَر
  • Portugués brasileño: pedreira
  • Chino: 采石场
  • Croata: kamenolom
  • Checo: lom na kámen
  • Danés: brud stenbrud
  • Holandés: steengroeve
  • Español europeo: cantera
  • Finlandés: louhos
  • Francés: carrière roche
  • Alemán: Steinbruch
  • Griego: λατομείο
  • Italiano: cava
  • Japonés: 採石場
  • Coreano: 채석장
  • Noruego: steinbrudd
  • Polaco: łup
  • Portugués: pedreira
  • Rumano: carieră
  • Ruso: карьер
  • Español: cantera
  • Sueco: stenbrott
  • Tailandés: สถานที่ที่ขุดเอาหินออกมา
  • Turco: taş ocağı
  • Ucraniano: кар'єр
  • Vietnamita: mỏ đá
Inglés británico: quarry VERB
When stone or minerals are quarried or when an area is quarried for them, they are removed from the area by digging, drilling, or using explosives.
The large limestone caves are also quarried for cement.


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