There are 4 main translations of mole in Español

: mole1mole2mole3mole4

mole1

topo, n.

Pronunciación /moʊl//məʊl/

nombre

  • 1

    Zoología
    topo masculino
    • Even though we're on the edge of a major city, our yard is populated by a variety of mice, moles, squirrels, chipmunks and opossums.
    • Although moles feed on beneficial invertebrates as well as lawn pests, they rarely affect the populations of either.
    • The fur of moles is velvety and can lie equally well in any direction, which allows easy movement in the burrows backward as well as forwards.
    • While bats are highly specialized for flight, they share anatomical characters with the Insectivora, the mammalian taxon that includes shrews and moles.
    • After I'd mowed the other day, a mole burrowed just under the surface of the lawn, leaving mounds of dirt and raised tunnel-bumps all over the place.
  • 2

    (spy, informant)
    topo masculino
    espía masculino
    • For more than one year they had sat on information regarding the alleged mole, compromising security, he said.
    • The others that he talked to are incredulous at the thought of a mole because of their excellent anti-espionage program.
    • What about a mole being a double agent who establishes a cover long before beginning espionage?
    • We knew that the opposition had a mole in our organization, but no one ever suspected that Albert was involved.
    • A secret dossier from my mole in the company revealed a number of new spots, as well as old favourites, that I had missed on previous visits.
    • The West stopped the old ways of planting moles and spooks deep into other societies for decades, so they could learn the cultures and linguistic nuances.
    • He sends in his best officer, Jin, as a mole to infiltrate the group.
    • He is a dastardly turncoat Democratic mole, who betrayed the good people of this country for purely political reasons.
    • After all, if the mole was leaking information to hit men, then that was a potential risk to Harmony's safety, wasn't it?
    • I've good reason to believe there's a mole in our organization.
    • A councillor who owed £640 in rent arrears has called for the town hall mole who leaked information to the newspaper to be sacked.
    • The FBI's polygraph program has similarly failed to yield any moles.
    • But without effective compartmentation, a single, well-placed mole can trigger an intelligence leak of catastrophic proportions.
    • The film was made after one of the BNP's Bradford organisers, Andy Sykes, decided to become a mole and helped reporter Jason Gwynne secure undercover footage.
    • In these days of public inquiries into just about anything, perhaps the Council ought to instigate one of its own to see if the Leeds Rhinos managed to insert a mole in the Bradford planning department.
    • I've been out in the trenches but my moles have kept me informed of all the relevant footy gossip as we approach finals time again.
    • There must be a few liberal moles toiling anonymously inside the conservative news channel who can smuggle these things to the outside world, right?
    • That search for the supposed mole within CIA severely damaged the careers of some CIA officers.
    • The lawyers were alerted by a journalist who said that Operation Torison was part of a major British intelligence gathering exercise involving a mole high up within the republican movement.
    • Things get dangerous when the recruit is given the special assignment of rooting out a suspected mole that has infiltrated the Agency.
    • He confessed that he had been a KGB mole for almost a decade and had provided the KGB with secrets that compromised more than 100 CIA operations in Russia.
    • For £50,000 we will finger moles within your organisation.
    • Not being originally of the community, the mole cannot really betray.
    • All it takes is a leaked print of a film from a studio mole, or an advance copy from an Academy Award screener, or a filched workprint, and you have a pirated version ready to download.
    • The report listed the Netherlands, Britain, Germany and France as places where the ring is operating and said that ‘it is trying today to plant moles in central Europe.’
    • Intelligence officials believe he was the mole.
    • I don't know how they found out about her… but my gut instinct tells me that there is a mole in the CIA.
    • When we were in California last week, a mole told us that nothing upsets marketers more than revealing the real names of computer chips.
    • There may have been a mole planted by the security services inside the terror cells in the country.
    • The combative Canadian businessman summarily ejected him from the board, blackening his character as a mole and provider of information to the tabloid press.
    • It turned out that a mole within texted out the decision while the committee was still locked in discussion.
    • The police and the Triads plant a young mole in the other's camp, each of which rises to a position of influence over a period of years.
    • One of Asymmetrical Information's moles forwards this item from Businessweek.
    • By filling the government ranks with low-level corporate moles, the plan will make the corruption of government even easier.
    • This incident took place at the same time the FBI was conducting a top secret probe into whether there was a mole operating in the bureau.
    • He started an internal witchhunt that targeted exactly the wrong people, leaving KGB moles undisturbed.
    • But he didn't just quit, instead he became a mole at the heart of the movement, passing information to the anti-Fascist media.
    • Campaigners against the arms trade have accused their own chief paid organiser of being a mole secretly working on behalf of their opponents.
    • He is told that there is a mole within his agency assisting with the plot.
    • Unbeknownst to John J., he has been set up by a mole in the operation.

There are 4 main translations of mole in Español

: mole1mole2mole3mole4

mole2

lunar, n.

Pronunciación /moʊl//məʊl/

nombre

  • 1

    (on skin)
    lunar masculino
    • The first signs appear through existing markings on the skin, such as moles or freckles, which may become larger, redder or rougher.
    • The signs of malignant change in a mole are very important to know.
    • Melanoma first appears as a mole or skin discoloration.
    • Because a shaved mole's ‘roots’ are left in the skin, the mole may grow back.
    • After a discussion that included a review of some photographs of melanomas, the patient agreed to the arm biopsy and to leave the facial mole alone.
    • He had pale, clear skin with nary a blemish, aside from a tiny mole on the corner of his full lower lip.
    • Coral, a pretty woman with olive-tan skin dotted with small moles and full plum lips, was dating a man seven years her senior.
    • ‘Well, you have a mole right there,’ Caleb informed him, pointing to the little freckle.
    • She added: ‘We are negotiating with a retailer so we can offer free screening clinics for moles in stores across the country.’
    • People in Bradford are being urged to get their moles checked at a skin cancer open day.
    • A nurse whose life was saved after a colleague spotted a cancerous mole on her leg helped to screen others at a skin cancer screening clinic yesterday.
    • I have quite a few moles naturally on my skin and I should have listened to him, but I didn't.
    • This is where such characteristics as a facial twitch or a well-placed mole come in handy.
    • Although moles do often change slightly over a lifetime, that change should not occur over months or years.
    • Once you are suspicious of changes in a coloured skin mole, don't delay in reporting the condition for an expert opinion.
    • It's essential that people monitor their moles and skin blemishes and report any changes in them.
    • He was unshaven with a mole on his right temple and was wearing a brown-coloured shirt.
    • The only blemish is a small mole just under his left eye, but somehow that little imperfection makes him so much better looking.
    • The border of the mole should be smooth, with a clear distinction between skin and the mole.
    • Her knuckles were full of tiny fissures and wrinkles, the backs covered with freckles, moles and scars.
    • She stares in the mirror, scrutinizing her hair, her moles, her skin.

There are 4 main translations of mole in Español

: mole1mole2mole3mole4

mole3

malecón, n.

Pronunciación /moʊl//məʊl/

nombre

  • 1

    (breakwater)
    malecón masculino
    dique masculino
    • The north and south moles connect to the shore and the seabed ascends from 30m to nothing along the length of them.
    • We abandoned it to them, demolishing the protective mole that we had begun to build before leaving.
    • By the late 1890s he had completed the south and north moles, and the new harbour was ready to receive the great P & O liners.
    • He ordered that a huge mole be built across the harbour at La Rochelle which made any Huguenot attempt to land supplies impossible.
    • The gently shelving beaches made evacuation laborious and the major effort was soon switched to the harbour's east mole, from where two-thirds of those rescued were eventually embarked.
    • Smith points out the harbour mole where land is already being reclaimed for a huge new site linking to Newhaven, built around a landscaped park and lake.
    • The moles were built to protect Lagos' valuable harbor from the fierce action of the waves and to prevent sand from entering the deeply dredged harbor on the ocean surge.
    • To this end, Alexander ordered his engineers to build a mole - a land bridge from the mainland to the island.
    • For a while, a plan for a harbour mole sat on the drawing board, but when the Armed Constabulary were transferred out of town, all shipping stopped.

There are 4 main translations of mole in Español

: mole1mole2mole3mole4

mole4

mol, n.

Pronunciación /moʊl//məʊl/

nombre

Química

  • 1

    (unit)
    mol masculino
    molécula gramo femenino
    • One chaotic chemical system that has been well studied is a mixture of equal numbers of moles of carbon monoxide and oxygen with a small amount of molecular hydrogen.
    • One mole of any substance weighs a number of grams that is equal to the atomic or molecular weight of that substance.
    • For most purposes a substance which has a solubility of less than 0.01 moles per liter is generally regarded as insoluble.
    • In the decomposition, four moles of nitroglycerin decompose into approximately 30 moles of carbon dioxide, water, nitrogen, and oxygen.
    • The number of moles present in any amount of the solution can be calculated by multiplying the molarity by the volume.