Translation of "process" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈprəʊ·ses/ us /ˈprɑ·ses/

a series of actions that you take in order to do something

procedimiento, proceso
Buying a house can be a long and complicated process.

a series of changes that happen naturally

the process of growing old
verb uk /ˈprəʊ·ses/ us /ˈprɑ·ses/

to deal with documents in an official way

Visa applications take 28 days to process.

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


noun /ˈprəuses, (American) ˈpro-/

a method or way of manufacturing things

We are using a new process to make glass.

a series of events that produce change or development

The process of growing up can be difficult for a child
the digestive processes.

a course of action undertaken

Carrying him down the mountain was a slow process.
processed adjective

(of food) treated in a special way

procesado, tratado
processed cheese/peas.
processor noun

a machine or person that processes things

a food processor.

a company that treats something in order to make it ready to use

a meat processor.

(computing ) a part of a computer that controls all the other parts; central processing unit

The processor receives commands and handles them.
in the process of

in the course of

estar haciendo algo, en vías de
He is in the process of changing jobs
These goods were damaged in the process of manufacture.

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