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Spanish translation: unidad

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English term or phrase:drive
Spanish translation:unidad
Entered by: Andrea Bullrich
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05:42 Dec 15, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: DRIVE
...Place the ModelMill CD ROM in the appropriate DRIVE of your computer.
dany2303
Local time: 00:36
unidad
Explanation:
This is a very common and easy term. If you have a single hard drive, then "the appropiate drive of your computer" is drive c:

drive = unidad
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LinguaVox
Spain
Local time: 04:36
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Summary of answers provided
naunidad/lectora/drive
Claudia Porta
naunidad de discos
Pere Ferrés Gurt
naLector / drive
Telesforo Fernandez
naunidad
LinguaVox


  

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2 mins
unidad


Explanation:
This is a very common and easy term. If you have a single hard drive, then "the appropiate drive of your computer" is drive c:

drive = unidad

LinguaVox
Spain
Local time: 04:36
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 462
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Patricia Lutteral

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39 mins
Lector / drive


Explanation:
En espanol se usa la palabra ' lector" o 'drive".
ver esta definicion en el glosario :

CD-ROM Drive

Un periférico conectado a un ordenador que permite leer un disko CD-ROM. Todos ellos permiten también pueden leer CDs de música, pero son necesarios cascos, altavoces o una conexión a la tarjeta de sonido para escucharlos.

www.cd-r.com/0/es/library/glossary.html



    Reference: http://www.cd-r.com/0/es/library/glossary.html
Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 09:06
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59 mins
unidad de discos


Explanation:
Unidad es la palabra más apropiada, pero por el hecho de ser muy general también puede traducirse como Unidad de discos.

Unidad, a secas, también puede referirse a la Unidad central de procesamiento (CPU), ...

Una unidad de discos es cualquier dispositivo que puede contener un disco.

Unidad de discos duro
Unidad de discos de 3,5
Unidad de discos ópticos
...

Suerte

Pere

Pere Ferrés Gurt
Spain
Local time: 04:36
Native speaker of: Native in CatalanCatalan
PRO pts in pair: 166
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1 hr
unidad/lectora/drive


Explanation:
En Argentina cualquiera de estos términos es correcto. En este caso, yo emplearía "unidad"

Suerte!

:)

Claudia Porta
Local time: 00:36
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 51
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