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Streaming has overtaken both physical sales and digital downloads as the most popular way of listening to music, with fans choosing to play songs online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Listeners spent 2.4 million on vinyl albums last week while spending only 2.1 million on digital downloads. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some claimed that the measures would be used to enforce traffic offences or illegal music downloads. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is a huge barrier that all branded online download stores must one day demolish. Times, Sunday Times (2009)My elder sons are always downloading things to computers or mobiles. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You will also have to adhere to your fair usage policy and download limits. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This is expected to include limiting internet speeds to make it difficult to download large files. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The optical discs versus digital downloads battle could be another example. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You can download a free copy at nice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The car automatically downloads free upgrades on your drive. The Sun (2015)Next you must download a piece of software that will allow you to access the world. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Illegal downloading is having a drastic effect on the music industry. The Sun (2010)It will then download to your computer. The Sun (2006)There will be no download or upload limit and it will be free from next year. The Sun (2013)The report talks about requiring internet service providers to report users who illegally download music files. The Sun (2009)That makes a change in these days of disposable digital downloads. The Sun (2010)This allowed users to download exact digital copies of a vast array of popular copyrighted songs. Christianity Today (2000)Make free to download it you must. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He accused the download service of bleeding musicians dry by giving them a paltry cut of what it sells. The Sun (2011)Its ills have largely been the result of the rapid growth in popularity of online movie rental and download services. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Who says you have to build up expensive roaming charges abroad if you want to download maps and information to your mobile? Times, Sunday Times (2008)If you are a member, you can download information sheets on touring in individual countries. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Without one, downloading films will simply take too long. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The cost of receiving calls, sending and receiving text messages and downloading data has also been cut. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can data download to a USB key. The Sun (2006)

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Translations for 'download'

British English: download /ˈdaʊnˌləʊd/ NOUN
A download is a file transferred onto a computer from another computer or the internet.
  • American English: download
  • Arabic: تـَحْمِيل
  • Brazilian Portuguese: download
  • Chinese: 下载
  • Croatian: preuzimanje
  • Czech: stažený soubor, program PC
  • Danish: download
  • Dutch: download
  • European Spanish: descarga
  • Finnish: lataus
  • French: téléchargement
  • German: Heruntergeladenes
  • Greek: λήψη δεδομένων
  • Italian: download
  • Japanese: ダウンロード
  • Korean: 다운로드
  • Norwegian: nedlasting
  • Polish: pobieranie
  • European Portuguese: transferência
  • Romanian: descărcare
  • Russian: загрузка
  • Spanish: descarga
  • Swedish: nerladdning
  • Thai: การบรรจุลง
  • Turkish: indirme bilgisayar
  • Ukrainian: завантаження
  • Vietnamese: tài liệu tải về
British English: download /ˈdaʊnˌləʊd/ VERB
To download data means to transfer it to or from a computer along a line such as a telephone line, a radio link, or a computer network.
Users can download the material to a desktop PC.
  • American English: download
  • Arabic: يُنْزِلُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: fazer download
  • Chinese: 下载
  • Croatian: preuzeti
  • Czech: stáhnout data
  • Danish: downloade
  • Dutch: downloaden
  • European Spanish: descargar Internet
  • Finnish: tallentaa internetistä
  • French: télécharger
  • German: herunterladen
  • Greek: λαμβάνω δεδομένα
  • Italian: scaricare
  • Japanese: ダウンロードする
  • Korean: 다운로드하다
  • Norwegian: laste ned
  • Polish: pobrać ładować
  • European Portuguese: transferir
  • Romanian: a descărca
  • Russian: загружать
  • Spanish: descargar
  • Swedish: ladda ner
  • Thai: บรรจุลง
  • Turkish: indirmek bilgisayar
  • Ukrainian: завантажувати
  • Vietnamese: tải về

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