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slate / pizarra
slate   [sleɪt]
A. -noun
1. (=substance)   pizarra (f)
(=tile)   teja (f) de pizarra
·put it on the slate
(British, Great Britain)   *   apúntalo en mi cuenta
·to wipe the slate clean
(figurative)   hacer borrónoun y cuenta nueva
2. (United States)   (politics)   lista (f) de candidatos
B. -adjective
(=made of slate)   de pizarra   (in colour)   color pizarra
C. -transitive verb
1. [+roof]   empizarrar
2. *
(=criticize)   vapulear,   criticar duro
3. (United States)   (politics)
[+candidate]   nombrar
4. (United States)   anunciar
·it is slated to start at nine
·segúnoun el programa comienza a las nueve,   deberá comenzar a las nueve
D. -compound
·slate pencil   -noun   pizarrínoun (m)
·slate quarry   -noun   pizarral (m)
·slate roof   -noun   empizarrado (m)
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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