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1.1(series of actions, changes)proceso masculinethe electoral/decision-making process — el proceso electoral/de toma de decisiones
- before noun [as modifier] the aging process — el envejecimiento
- the peace process — el proceso de paz
- the process of obtaining a permit — el trámite para obtener un permiso
- I am in the process of writing to him right now — en este preciso momento le estoy escribiendo
- we are in the process of buying the house — estamos con los trámites de la compra de la casa
- he made money, but lost a lot of friends in the process — hizo dinero pero con ello perdió muchos amigos
- in process — en construcción
- We the Palestinians believe in peace, the intifada has been an effort to achieve a peace process.
- Many studies present mathematical models that describe evolutionary processes involving bacteria.
- Defoliation is, of course, a natural process and happens at the end of each growing season in the autumn.
- The physical consequences to the woman of pregnancy and childbirth are, of course, natural processes.
- A cascade is a complicated series of processes that ultimately achieves a final, cumulative effect.
- Helping them restore physiological functions is the first step in the treatment process.
- Whether it's first- or second-hand, cigarette smoke complicates the body's wound healing process at the cellular level.
- So, by creation, we mean an origin event contrary to natural processes that has been orchestrated or imposed by a greater power.
- Individuals, like groups and organization, resist changing established processes until those processes fail to achieve desired results.
- This was an important step in processes seeking to further deepen our democracy.
- Many people have lost their hope regarding this issue because no fruitful results of such processes have been achieved so far.
- To think about the outcome will be to neglect the process needed to achieve the end result.
- So, this move has to be seen as a first step towards facilitating the process of computerisation.
- As is so often the case, each individual step in a decision-making process seems to be completely logical and obvious.
- Darwin himself was prepared to admit that life could gradually emerge by comprehensible chemical processes from non-living precursors
- A burning cigarette is a complex system in which many types of chemical reactions and physical processes occur in parallel.
- To provide a clearly arranged model, we kept the number of processes / steps low.
- A second step in the overall process is to collect data relevant to the problem.
- Evolution is the process of change over time, over thousands and millions of years.
- Understanding the body's internal disease process took longer.
- The current process is not achieving significant progress, but minor concessions calculated to win more time.
- Moore wanted what he got, a very public fight that he very publicly lost at every step of the process.
- Understanding the developmental processes underlying specific compositional shifts is more difficult to do.
- These processes convert chemical energy (stored within the cells in the form of biomass) into electrical energy.
- The mission will measure and help understand the chemical processes affecting the distribution of ozone in Earth's upper atmosphere.
- Metabolism is a series of chemical processes through which the body uses the nutrients in food to produce the energy it needs.
- The first step in the strengthening process happens when the other candidates drop out.
- The first commitment must be to the dialogue process and to achieve the possible.
- On the whole, there was a greater emphasis on starting a process than on achieving final goals.
- Paul knew that Uncle Edward was a biochemist, and a specialist in natural processes, such as photosynthesis and cellular respiration.
- This would be achieved by a transparent process whereby the bills in issue would be made clear to the voters at election time.
- Byatt's heroines are victims of a culture whose value-systems are prejudiced against nature and natural processes of ageing.
- Gap analysis of all the business processes is the first step in any e-business project.
- Bobbitt takes the process one step further, using his analysis of the past to predict the future.
- Make sure you fully understand every step of the building process and don't let jargon put you off.
- Food also provides the building blocks for the body's natural repair and maintenance processes.
- He breaks every step of the process into a series of questions.
- The compounds evaporate into the air through a series of chemical processes that result in especially reflective clouds.
- IT is well understood that genetic change provides the basis for adaptation processes in natural and domesticated populations.
1.2(method)proceso masculineprocedimiento masculinethe compounds obtained using this process — los compuestos que se obtienen mediante este procedimiento / proceso
- the material has to undergo various processes — hay que someter el material a varios procesos
2.1formal (proceedings)acción judicial feminine
- He successfully dodged Earthlink's process servers for several months until they caught up with him in February 2003.
- I am not persuaded the provinces do have the constitutional or legislative authority to serve a process commenced by summons beyond the borders of Canada.
- That process was served on Dow Jones in the United States under the two limbs of the Supreme Court Rules.
- In some jurisdictions, the writ has to be served or the process has to be served before the action is brought.
- The plaintiff must issue his process and must serve it on the defendant.
3Anatomy Zoology Botanyprotuberancia feminine
1(treat)(raw materials/waste) procesar(waste/raw materials) tratar(film) revelar
2(deal with, handle)(applications) dar curso a(applications) ocuparse de(applications) procesar(order) tramitar(order) ocuparse de(candidates) atender
1desfilar formalReligion ir en procesión
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