Translation of apparatus in Spanish:

apparatus

aparatos, n.

Pronunciation /ˌæpəˈrædəs//ˌapəˈreɪtəs//ˌæpəˈreɪdəs/

plural noun

  • 1

    (equipment)
    aparatos masculine
    a piece of apparatus un aparato
    • breathing apparatus equipo de respiración
    • teaching apparatus material didáctico
    • The landing craft was equipped with instruments for communication and analysis including radio equipment, scientific apparatus, and a television system.
    • Most include putting on self-contained breathing apparatus, getting hoses into place and using them to hit targets with water.
    • Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus dragged a man from the inferno before using hose reels to douse the flames in a 70-minute operation.
    • He said: ‘Two of the firefighters had to go in wearing breathing apparatus.’
    • Six firefighters wearing breathing apparatus went into the smoke-logged building and had to force an entry into the rooms to make sure the building was evacuated.
    • They will be wearing breathing apparatus and protective equipment.
    • That required a whole raft of equipment and apparatus to meet that designation.
    • Brigade policy is that all facial hair must be within the empty space of a face mask and must not interfere with the wearing of breathing apparatus by coming into contact with the rubber surround.
    • Officers wearing breathing apparatus used hand tools to break into the injured man's flat and rescue him from his bedroom.
    • Lucky for me I brought the full-faced respirator and self-contained breathing apparatus with me.
    • The procedures and apparatus required for extraction purposes are simple.
    • Original scientific equipment and apparatus will be displayed with the latest communication and exhibition technology.
    • Firefighters using breathing apparatus waded through thick, acrid smoke and intense heat after a neighbour said he believed the woman was still inside.
    • Much of the distilling operation was lost including the newly acquired equipment and apparatus for the beginnings of the business.
    • We were then shown all the various equipment, apparatus and tools aboard the engines, which have to be checked and cleaned daily.
    • Cardiological equipment, surgical and orthopaedic instruments, respiratory equipment, and diagnostic apparatus are among the primary imports.
    • Firefighters, wearing breathing apparatus, found the first floor smoke-logged and saw flames coming from the airing cupboard door.
    • There would also be more discussions on matters such as better emergency training and equipment, including breathing apparatus for rail staff and the strengthening of drivers' cabs.
    • About 30 firefighters, some of them wearing breathing apparatus, were needed to bring the flames under control.
    • Fire crews, using breathing apparatus, had to search the building and ensure no persons were either trapped or seriously injured by the blaze.
  • 2

    Anatomy
    aparato masculine
    respiratory/digestive apparatus aparato respiratorio/digestivo
  • 3

    Politics
    (organization)
    aparato masculine
    the apparatus of government el aparato de gobierno
    • The party vowed to intensify the fight corruption within the state apparatus and the whole political system.
    • In other words, resistance is linked immediately with a constitutive investment in the biopolitical realm and to the formation of cooperative apparatuses of production and community.
    • I said they continue to use some of the apparatuses of socialism to organise the state.
    • This creates a disjuncture of relative development, with the economy much more advanced in its global organization than either the apparatuses of governance or the patterns of human identity.
    • Jews were without a state for 1,878 years, yet developed administrative apparatuses to govern communal affairs and to interface with monarchies and state governments.
    • Serious art over the next period will come into greater and greater conflict with the framework of the profit system and its political apparatus.
    • This change in the structure of the state apparatus itself has led to divisions among employers and within the Liberal-National Coalition.
    • The apparatus of local government is obviously much less complex than that of semi-independence.
    • The history of the visual arts under Fascism includes the bureaucratic apparatus imposed by the regime, and the individual contributions of those who collaborated in varying degrees.
    • Faced with centrally organized and bureaucratic state apparatuses, dissident actors can adjust organizationally, moving towards more networked forms of organization.
    • Nonetheless, the legal apparatus supporting the fiscal system recognized this oversight.
    • They were also rejected by the bureaucratic apparatuses which took over first the social democratic and later, under Stalin, the communist parties.
    • The union apparatus becomes an institutional structure within existing society.
    • Prior to this, the military apparatus, the judicial system, and the religious establishment were already in the hands of the conservative circles.
    • It then undertook the dismantling of much of its socialist policy and organisational structure but not its political apparatuses - thereby earning derision on both counts.
    • To say that they have systemic power is to say that the logic of the social system itself affirms their interests quite apart from their conscious strategies and the internal organization of political apparatuses.
    • The other, which was probably unintended though wholly predictable, has been to create a bureaucratic apparatus which has brought many strong men and women to their knees.
    • As a result, the movement is both militant and careful because false steps and excessive aggression are severely punished by more brutal dictators and state security apparatuses than exist elsewhere.
    • We know that the government are reconfiguring the apparatus of the intelligence community to concentrate in these areas.
    • One forum is the liberal democratic party system and the bureaucratic apparatus of government.