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supply / reservas
 
supply   [səˈplaɪ]
A. -noun
1. (=stock, amount)
a. [of oil, coal, water]   reservas feminine plural,   existencias feminine plural
b. [of goods, merchandise]   existencias feminine plural
·America has a 300-year supply of coal
·América tiene reservas or existencias de carbónoun para 300 años
·oil supplies are running low
·las reservas de petróleo se estánoun agotando
·he must have used up his supply of drugs by now
·ahora ya debe haber agotado todas sus reservas or existencias de medicamentos
·he had only a small supply of gin left
·nounólo le quedaba una pequeña cantidad de ginebra
·a three-month supply of drugs
·medicinas suficientes para tres meses
c. an [adequate] supply of food =   suficientes víveres or provisiones
d. we need a [fresh] supply of coffee =   nos hace falta proveernos de café
e. they seem to have an [inexhaustible] supply of ammunition =   parece que tengan una reserva inagotable de municiones
f. to [lay in] a supply of something =   proveerse de algo,   hacer provisiónoun de algo
g. a [limited] supply of fine wines =   existencias limitadas de buenos vinos
h. there is a [plentiful] supply of fish in the river =   en el río hay peces en abundancia
i. to be in [short] supply =   escasear
·vegetables are in short supply
·hay escasez de verduras,   escasean las verduras
2. supplies
(=provisions)   provisiones feminine plural,   víveres masculine plural   (military)   pertrechos masculine plural
·supplies are still being flown into the capital
·aúnoun se estánoun llevando provisiones or víveres a la capital por aire
a. [emergency] supplies =   provisiones feminine plural de emergencia
b. [food] supplies =   víveres masculine plural,   provisiones feminine plural
c. [medical] supplies =   suministros masculine plural masculineédicos
d. [office] supplies =   materiales or articleículos
3. (=provision)   suministro (m)
·the supply of fuel to the engine
·el suministro de combustible al motor
·electricity/gas supply
·suministro de electricidad/gas
·blood supply
(physiology)   riego (m) sanguíneo
4. (economy)   oferta (f)
·supply and [demand]
·la oferta y la demanda
5. (parliament)   provisiónoun (f) financiera
·to vote supplies
·votar créditos
B. -transitive verb
1. (=provide)
1.1. [+merchandise, goods, materials, food]   suministrar,   proporcionar
[+information]   facilitar,   proporcionar
·Japan will supply the materials
·Japónoun suministrará or proporcionará los materiales
·he accused the company of supplying arms to terrorists
·acusó a la empresa de suministrar or proporcionar armas a grupos terroristas
·supply the missing word and win a prize
·adivine la palabra que falta y gane un premio
·she supplied the vital clue
·ella nos dio la pista esencial
·I supplied the feminine intuition
·yo aportaba la intuiciónoun femenina
·the arteries that supply blood to the heart
·las arterias que llevan la sangre al corazónoun,   las arterias que irrigan el corazónoun
1.2. ·to supply somebody [with]
[+merchandise, equipment]   suministrar algo a somebody, someone,   proporcionar algo a somebody, someone
[+services]   proveer a somebody, someone de algo
[+information]   facilitar algo a somebody, someone
·they [kept] us supplied with milk/vegetables
·nos fueron abasteciendo de leche/verduras
2. formal usage
(=satisfy)
[+need]   satisfacer
[+want]   suplir
C. -compound
·supply dump   -noun   (military)   intendencia (f)
·supply line   -noun   línea (f) de abastecimiento
·supply route   -noun   ruta (f) de abastecimiento
·supply ship   -noun   buque (m) de abastecimiento
·supply teacher   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   profesor (m) / profesoa (f),   profesora masculine/feminine sustitutoa
·supply teaching   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   suplencias feminine plural
·supply truck   -noun   camiónoun (m) de abastecimiento
 
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