Translation of primary in Spanish:


primario, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈpraɪˌmɛri//ˈprʌɪm(ə)ri//ˈpraɪm(ə)ri/


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    • 1.1(first, basic)

      (source/sector) primario
      (industry) de base
      (energy) primario

    • 1.2

      (school/education) primario

    • 1.3Electricity

      (cell) primario
      • A current transformer has a pair of input terminals and a primary side which is switchable to different measuring ranges.
      • We do not know whether the tumor in the bone marrow represents a primary or metastatic process.
      • Biopsy of the primary growth itself is diagnostic and may show caseating granulomatous inflammation.
      • These two pins are the primary winding of the transformer.
      • There are two primary planting seasons for perennials: spring and fall.
      • As primary bone tumors are rare in toddlers, search for a primary tumor metastatic to bones is needed.
      • Alternating current flowing in the primary (input) coil creates a continually changing magnetic field in the iron core, this field also passes through the secondary (output) coil and the changing strength of the magnetic field induces an alternating voltage in the secondary coil.
      • The risk for developing metastatic lesions from primary cutaneous melanomas increases with tumor thickness.

  • 2

    (role/aim/purpose) primordial
    (aim/role/purpose) principal
    (aim/role/purpose) fundamental
    primary accent / stress acento primario / principal masculine


  • 1

    (in US)
    primaria feminine
  • 2

    bobina del circuito primario feminine
  • 3

    color primario masculine
    color fundamental masculine
  • 4

    pluma primaria feminine
  • 5

    escuela (de enseñanza) primaria feminine
    before noun primary (school) teacher maestra (de escuela) feminine