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Spanish translation of “mass”


noun /mӕs/
a large lump or quantity, gathered together A mass of people were waiting outside the concert hall The new car park has been described as an ugly mass of concrete. a large quantity I’ve masses of work / things to do. the bulk, principal part or main body The mass of people are in favour of peace. (a) measure of the quantity of matter in an object The mass of the rock is 500 kilos. mass-produced adjective (of goods) all exactly the same and produced in great numbers or quantity
producido en masa, producido en serie
mass-produced plastic toys.
mass-produce verb mass-production noun the mass media those channels of communication (TV, radio, newspapers etc) that reach large numbers of people
The mass media seeks to manipulate public opinion.
(Definition of mass from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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