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English translation of 'puntero'

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puntero

adjective
(primero) topleading
(moderno) up-to-date
más puntero (sobresaliente) outstandingfurthest ahead; (último) latest
empresa puntera leading company
equipo puntero top club
tecnología puntera the latest technologystate-of-the-art technology
masculine noun
1.  (para señalar) pointer
2.  (cincel) stonecutter’s chisel
3. 
(persona que destaca) outstanding individual
(líder) leadertop man
4.  (Latin America) (equipo) leading team
[de rebaño] leading animal
[de desfile] leader
5.  (Latin America) [de reloj] hand

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Example Sentences Including 'puntero'

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-Pues aquí es -dijo el vendedor, indicando el sitio en el mapa con un puntero extensible que llevaba en el bolsillo como una estilográfica de acero-.
Gabriel García Márquez Doce cuentos peregrinos
A continuación sacaron Juncal, un título puntero para sondear el mercado.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
El médico lo escuchó en suspenso y con el puntero inmóvil en la pantalla.
Gabriel García Márquez Doce cuentos peregrinos
Los trabajadores de los grandes consorcios del sector puntero en la industria nacional encabezaron la jornada de lucha.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Luego desapareció, cediendo incluso el protagonismo español a Pablo Sierra, que se mantuvo muchos kilómetros en el pelotón puntero , liderando la carrera en varias ocasiones.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Pero había una cosa importante: el puntero en la general, Beyaert, el francés, estaba quedado en esa etapa, por lo menos en veinte minutos.
Gabriel García Márquez Obra periodística. Vol 2. Entre cachacos
Podrá Cándido Méndez vadear tantos y tan variados obstáculos, reconduciendo a la UGT al puesto puntero que ocupó hasta no hace tanto?
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)

Trends of 'puntero'

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'puntero' in Other Languages

British English: state-of-the-art ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as state-of-the-art, you mean that it is the best available because it has been made using the most modern techniques and technology.
...the production of state-of-the-art electronics.

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