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Spanish translation of “desk”

desk

noun /desk/
a piece of furniture, often like a table, for sitting at while writing, reading etc
escritorio, pupitre, mostrador
She kept the pile of letters in a drawer in her desk.
desktop noun the top surface of a desk
Escritorio
Her desktop was covered in untidy piles of papers.
(computing) the main screen display of a computer which shows the icons of the programs that are available for use
Escritori
You can create a shortcut to the program on your desktop.
desktop publishing noun (also DTP) (computing) the production of a magazine etc using a small computer and a printer.
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