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Definición de “crucible” en inglés

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crucible

noun [C] uk   /ˈkruː.sɪ.bl̩/ us  

crucible noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a container in which metals or other substances can be heated to very high temperatures

crucible noun [C] (TEST)

formal a severe test

crucible noun [C] (MIX)

formal a place or situation in which different cultures or styles can mix together to produce something new and exciting
Traducciones de “crucible”
en español crisol…
en francés creuset…
en alemán der Schmelztiegel…
en chino (tradicionál) 容器, 坩堝…
en chino (simplificado) 容器, 坩埚…
(Definition of crucible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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