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Principal Translations
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foco nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (lámpara que concentra la luz) (on a stage)spotlight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  flashlight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)torch nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  lightbulb nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Ponlo debajo del foco para que lo veamos bien.
foco nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (fenómeno: punto de propagación)focal point nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (fire)seat nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  focus nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (starting point)ground zero nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Allí está el foco de la epidemia.
 
Additional Translations
SpanishEnglish
foco nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (de un escenario)spotlight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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Compound Forms:
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foco de atención loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (centro de interés) (US)center of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)centre of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  focal point nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
foco de búsqueda loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (reflector)searchlight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  spotlight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
foco de búsqueda loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (área a cubrir)scope nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  search area nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
foco de búsqueda loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (contratación: perfil)recruitment search nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  selection criteria nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
fuera de foco loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (fotografía: desenfocado)blurred, blurry adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  (formal)out of focus, unfocused adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Toma otra foto que no esté fuera de foco.
 Take another photo and not this blurry one.
prender un foco loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (encender un foco)turn on a light, turn a light on v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (figurative)turn a spotlight on v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
tomar foco loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (enfocar)focus on [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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