|a falling down, bend double with emotion, breakdown, crash; falling in; compression, hiding of subdirectories or libraries which are secondary to the heading of the current library (Computers), decrease in value, deflate, fail abruptly, failure or end,...||collapse|
|(about a gland) secreting products formed by the breakdown of glandular cells, secreting own substance||holocrine|
|(about fats) containing two or more double bonds in each molecule (Chemistry), low in cholesterol||polyunsaturated|
|(about inherited traits) not expressed due to a dominant trait inherited from the other parent (Genetics), controlled by recessive gene, falling at beginning of word, organism with recessive gene or trait, producing effect in certain conditions only, r...||recessive|
|(about program code) able to handle several simultaneous or interleaved requests (Computers)||reentrant|
|(Archaic) reconnaissance soldier sent on dangerous missions; concealment, hiding||perdue|
|(Architecture) having a double row of columns on each side, front and rare; having two wings, building with two wings (Architecture)||dipteral|
|(Biology) cell containing a double set of chromosomes arranged in homologous pairs within its nucleus (most cells in the body are diploids except gametes), with two matched chromosome sets||diploid|
|(Biology) metabolic breakdown of complex materials into simpler materials which results in the release of energy (also catabolism)||katabolism|
|(Biology) metabolic breakdown of complex materials into simpler materials which results in the release of energy (also katabolism), metabolism||catabolism|
|(Botany) not falling off at a particular time of year (of leaves); evergreen, does not loose its leaves each year (of trees or plants)||indeciduous|
|(British Slang) criminal, prisoner, ex-convict; prison time, decide the order of play, fall behind compared with others, fail to keep up with the established pace, straggle; develop slowly; linger, tarry; slacken, flag, weaken; imprison (British Slang)...||lag|
|(British spelling for complectional) of facial complexion, of the appearance of the skin and face; of the state of things, of the current situation||complexional|
|(British spelling for inflection) curve, bend; change in pitch or tone of the voice; addition of a suffix or other element to the basic form of a word to change its meaning or function (Grammar)||inflexion|
|(British spelling for plow) cut into the soil with a plough; advance through great effort; pave the way; fail, not succeed, (British spelling for plow) farming tool used for cutting into the ground||plough|
|(Chemistry) illinium (former name of the metallic element promethium); extension for an Internet address of a person or site located in Israel (Computers)||Il|
|(Chemistry) radioactive gaseous chemical element (produced by the breakdown of radium), `:Rn, radioactive element||radon|
|(Chemistry) radioactive gaseous element (produced by the breakdown of radium)||Rn (radon)|
|(Computers and Communications) nickname for people who live on the edge of modern society (controlled by media and technology) who fight and defeat the establishment, futuristic science fiction||cyberpunk|
|(Computers) ability to carry out more than one process simultaneously; parallel processing, simultaneous use of several computers for processing tasks, use of multiple computer programming units||multiprocessing|
Translations: 1 – 20 / 1916
EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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Total number of language pairs: 524
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