Translation of "diaphragm" - English-Spanish dictionary

diaphragm

noun uk /ˈdaɪ·ə·fræm/ us /ˈdɑɪ·əˌfræm/

the large muscle between your lungs and your stomach that moves up and down to move air in and out of the lungs

diafragma

(Translation of “diaphragm” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

diaphragm

noun /ˈdaiəˌfræm/

(biology) a dome-shaped layer of muscle between the lungs and the stomach that controls breathing.

Diafragma

(medical ) a rubber contraceptive cap that is placed over the cervix; cap (British)

Diafragma

a thin piece of material that separates different parts of a machine.

Diafragma

a round flat part inside a camera that controls the aperture of the lens.

Diafragma

a thin round part inside a telephone receiver or a loudspeaker that converts sound into electric signals or vice-versa.

Diafragma

(Translation of “diaphragm” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)