Translation of reversal in Spanish:

reversal

inversión, n.

Pronunciation /rəˈvərsəl//rɪˈvəːs(ə)l/

noun

  • 1

    (inversion)
    inversión feminine
    • When using very high bromide developers, it may be necessary to use a 200 to 250 watt light bulb in order to get good reversal effects.
    • Liam states that pinholes do not occur with reversal processing of lith film, but we included a water bath anyway since it doesn't take long.
    • This was a ‘five lights’ production filmed on 16 mm reversal stock because they couldn't afford better.
    • In the box were six rolls of pristine 16 mm Kodachrome reversal motion-picture film.
    • Since super-8 film is reversal stock like slide film, I had never thought a super-8 negative could exist.
  • 2

    (of trend, policy) cambio completo masculine
    (of trend, policy) cambio total masculine
    (of sentence) revocación feminine
    we appealed for a reversal of the decision apelamos para que se revocara la decisión
    • They maintained their lead through April, the latest data available, marking a dramatic reversal from 1999.
    • In both years of this study, the highest ice speeds were observed following reversals of direction.
    • Clearly, such a reversal of the current course would not be achievable overnight.
    • This remarkable reversal of roles is the film's strongest dynamic and occurs between virtually all the characters.
    • Compared to the results of the national elections held last September 22, the reversal is no less dramatic.
    • Monsoon is used to describe seasonal reversals of wind direction, caused by temperature differences between the land and sea.
    • I stress this pattern because July has been a wet month, a dramatic reversal from the driest June on record.
    • There has been an extraordinary reversal in the parties' positions on Europe.
    • The dramatic reversal illustrates the extent to which the media's polling results are simply measuring the impact of their own coverage.
    • One must look back to the early 1930s to find such a dramatic reversal.
    • The land is zoned ‘green belt’ and ‘sensitive landscape’, making any change a serious reversal of current spatial policy.
    • There was, nevertheless, one positive effect in this reversal in popularity.
    • For arrogant unilateralists, it is a dramatic reversal.
    • Stopped just eighty-six meters from a collision, the frigate's commander was no doubt dumbfounded by the sudden reversal of position.
    • The Kilmovee, Urlaur, Kilkelly, and Glann and surrounding areas have now benefited from the work of past years by devoted people wishing for a reversal of the rural population decline.
    • Even in the earliest stages of new growth, complete reversals in budding directions of zooids are evident.
    • The data therefore chronicle a dramatic reversal in the direction of invasion.
    • At the same time, the whole gender reversal at play in the film is a bit trite - the woman as breadwinner, juggling a spouse and a lover, etc.
    • However, after their reversal of political positions, both are still adjusting to their roles cautiously and climbing on their learning curves.
    • The mayor's comments marked a reversal of his previous position on the issue.
  • 3formal

    (setback)
    revés masculine
    her plans suffered a serious reversal sus planes sufrieron un serio revés
    • a reversal of fortune un revés de fortuna
    • But the party suffered serious reversals Feb. 25, when it lost all of four state-level elections.
    • Tony Blair and Mr Brown had made clear beforehand they would not implement the review but the reversals were the first suffered by the Labour leadership at the conference since a revolt over pensions two years ago.
    • Last night O'Sullivan suffered a similar reversal, just as he had done in the 1997 final against Steve Davis.
    • Certainly the Palestinians have suffered reversals and losses.
    • Townsley's goal and then Ged Brannan's penalty, two minutes into injury time, represented a dramatic reversal for an unfortunate Dunfermline side.