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exact / exacto
 
exact   [ɪgˈzækt]
A. -adjective
1. (=precise)   [number, copy, translation]   exacto   [meaning, instructions, time, amount, date, location]   exacto,   preciso   [cause, nature]   preciso
·his exact words were ...
·lo que dijo, textualmente, era ...
a. to [be] exact, there were three of us =   para ser exactos, éramos tres,   en concreto, éramos tres
·can you be more exact?
·precise, por favor
b. to be an exact [likeness] of something/somebody =   ser exactamente igual a algo/somebody, someone
c. until this exact [moment] =   hasta este preciso momento
d. to be the exact [opposite] (of) =   ser exactamente or justo lo contrario (de)
e. the exact [same] place/house
(United States)   exactamente el mismo sitio/la misma casa
2. (=meticulous)   [description, analysis, scientist, work, study]   preciso,   meticuloso   [instrument]   preciso
B. -transitive verb
[+money, payment, obedience, allegiance]
(=demand)   exigir
(=obtain)   obtener   (from   de)
[+promise]   conseguir,   arrancar
[+taxes]   recaudar
·to exact revenge
·vengarse
C. -compound
·exact science   -noun   ciencia (f) exacta
·history is not an exact science
·la historia no es una ciencia exacta
·the exact sciences   -noun plural   las ciencias exactas
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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