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English translation of 'cristal'

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cristal

masculine noun
1. 
(vidrio normal) glass
(vidrio fino) crystal
una puerta de cristal a glass door
un vaso de cristal a glass
una estatuilla de cristal a crystal statuette
2.  (trozo de cristal) piece of glass
me he cortado con un cristal I’ve cut myself on a piece of glass
hay cristales en el suelo there’s broken glass or there are pieces of broken glass on the floor
se ha roto el cristal de la mesa the glass table top has got cracked
3. 
[de ventana] window pane
[de coche] window
[de gafas] lens
¿puedes subir un poco el cristal? can you wind the window up a bit?
5.  (espejo) glassmirror

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Example Sentences Including 'cristal'

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Avanzaban muy despacio La vegetación era muy espesa y las ramas repicaban contra el cristal de la furgoneta antes de apartarse.
Ramón Mayrata El imperio desierto
El pareo de Ana era de amianto con incrustaciones en bronce y cristal de roca.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Entre las novedades destaca el formato, botellas de cristal con una boca ancha porque a los jóvenes les gusta beber " a morro " ".
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
Estaba ya dentro del coche, cuando se acercaron dos adolescentes que le ordenaron bajar el cristal.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
Se trata de un simple pollino embarrado sin personaje ilustre que llevarse al lomo que contempla un tanto pasmado los mazacotes de cristal y cemento que están creciendo a su lado.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)

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'cristal' in Other Languages

British English: crystal /ˈkrɪstl/ NOUN
A crystal is a piece of a mineral that has formed naturally into a regular symmetrical shape.
...salt crystals.
  • American English: crystal
  • Arabic: بَلُّور
  • Brazilian Portuguese: cristal
  • Chinese: 水晶
  • Croatian: kristal
  • Czech: krystal
  • Danish: krystal
  • Dutch: kristal
  • European Spanish: cristal
  • Finnish: kristalli
  • French: cristal
  • German: Kristall
  • Greek: κρύσταλλο
  • Italian: cristallo
  • Japanese: 水晶
  • Korean: 수정
  • Norwegian: krystall
  • Polish: kryształ
  • European Portuguese: cristal
  • Romanian: cristal
  • Russian: кристалл
  • Spanish: cristal
  • Swedish: kristall
  • Thai: แก้วเจียระไน
  • Turkish: kristal
  • Ukrainian: кристал
  • Vietnamese: pha lê
British English: pane NOUN
A pane of glass is a flat sheet of glass in a window or door.
I watch my reflection in a pane of glass.

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