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Spanish translation of “bar”


noun /baː/
a rod or oblong piece (especially of a solid substance) a gold bar a bar of chocolate There were iron bars on the windows. a broad line or band a piece of blue material with bars of red running through it. a bolt There was a bar on the door. a counter at which or across which articles of a particular kind are sold a snack bar Your whisky is on the bar. a place where alcoholic drinks are served.
a cocktail/wine bar.
a measured division in music They sang the first ten bars of the song. something which prevents (something) His carelessness could prove to be a bar to his promotion. the rail at which the prisoner stands in court
The prisoner at the bar collapsed when he was sentenced to ten yearsimprisonment.
bar chart /ˈbaː ˌɡraːf/ noun ( bar graph) (mathematics) a diagram that uses bars of different heights to represent different amounts
Diagrama de Barras
The bar graph shows the numbers of visitors to the UK in each of the past 12 months.
barmaid /ˈbaː ˌmeid/ /ˈbaːmən/ /ˈbaːˌtendə/ noun ( barman, bartender) a person who serves at the bar of a pub or hotel She works as a barmaid at the De Freville Arms pub. bar code noun a code in the form of parallel lines printed on goods from which the computer reads information about their price etc
código de barras
The checkout assistant has to swipe the barcode of each product.
(Definition of bar from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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