system - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “system” en inglés

See all translations

systemnoun

uk   us   /ˈsɪs.təm/

system noun (SET)

B1 [C] a set of connected things or devices that operate together: a central heating systemB1 [C] a set of computer equipment and programs used together for a particular purpose: The system keeps crashing and no one is able to figure out why.C2 [C] a set of organs or structures in the body that have a particular purpose: the immune system the nervous system [C] the way that the body works, especially the way that it digests food and passes out waste products: A run in the morning is good for the system - it wakes the body up and gets everything going.
More examples

system noun (METHOD)

B2 [C] a way of doing things: We'll have to work out a proper filing system. Under our education system, you're supposed to be able to choose the type of schooling that your child receives. The legal system operates very differently in the US and Britain.B2 [C] a particular method of counting, measuring, or weighing things: the metric system of measuring and weighing [U] approving the intentional and organized use of a system: There doesn't seem to be any system to the books on these shelves - they're certainly not in alphabetical order.the system disapproving unfair laws and rules that prevent people from being able to improve their situation: He has his own ways of beating the system, making sure that he has good relationships with influential people.
More examples
(Definition of system from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de system
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “system” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día
dole

the money that the government gives to people who are unemployed

Palabra del día

They carried out an experiment: phrasal verbs in formal writing
They carried out an experiment: phrasal verbs in formal writing
by Liz Walter,
August 05, 2015
I have written previously about using phrasal verbs to avoid over-formal language, but what happens when you need to write in a formal style, for instance in an academic essay, a report, or a formal letter? Although we often think of phrasal verbs and other multi-word verbs as being rather informal, the

Aprende más 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Aprende más