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pilot / piloto
 
pilot   [ˈpaɪlət]
A. -noun
1. (aeronautics)   piloto masculine and feminine
test  
2. (nautical)   práctico masculine and feminine,   piloto masculine and feminine
B. -transitive verb
1. (aeronautics, nautical)   pilotar,   pilotear especially Latin America
2. (figurative)
(=guide)   conducir
(=test)
[+scheme]   poner a prueba
·he piloted the negotiations through
·condujo las negociaciones a buen fin
·to pilot a [bill] through the House
·asegurar la aprobaciónoun de un proyecto de ley
C. -compound
[project, scheme]   piloto invariable,   experimental
·pilot boat   -noun   barco (m) del práctico
·pilot episode   -noun   (television)   episodio (m) piloto
·pilot error   -noun
·the airline blamed pilot error for the crash
·la compañía achacó el accidente a un error del piloto
·pilot fish   -noun   pez (m) piloto
·pilot house   -noun   (nautical)   timonera (f)
·pilot'noun licence   -noun   licencia (f) de piloto
·pilot light   -noun   piloto (m)
·pilot officer   -noun   oficial (m) piloto
·pilot plant   -noun   (industry)   planta (f) de prueba,   planta (f) piloto
·pilot programme   -noun   (television)   programa (m) piloto
·pilot study   -noun   estudio (m) piloto
·pilot whale   -noun   calderónoun (m) negro
 
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