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bench

noun uk   /bentʃ/ us  
B2 [C] a long, usually hard seat for two or more people, often found in public places: a park bench (= a seat in a public garden) a work bench (= a table for working at) a long table for working on, for example when you are making something: Most of the work constructing these objects is done at a bench.
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a long table that you lie on to do exercises (= physical activity), for example in a gymthe bench a seat or area of seats where players sit during a game when they are not playing: He was injured, and spent the last few weeks of the season on the bench. the judge or magistrate in a law court, or the place where he or she sits: Please address your remarks to the bench, Mr Smith.serve/sit/be on the bench to work as a judge or magistrate take the bench US to become a judge If a judge takes the bench, he or she begins a formal meeting of a law court.the benches in the UK parliament building, the seats used by the members: There was jeering from the Labour benches.
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bench

verb [T] uk   /bentʃ/ us  
US to not allow someone to take part in a sports game or playground activity, as a punishment or because they are injured: The coach benched his star pitcher for skipping practice. to bench press verb : He looks like he could bench 400 pounds.
Traducciones de “bench”
en coreano 벤치, 긴 의자…
en árabe دَكَّة…
en francés banc, établi…
en turco bank, oturak…
en italiano panchina…
en chino (tradicionál) 長凳, 工作枱…
en ruso скамейка…
en polaco ławka…
en español banco, banco de trabajo…
en portugués banco…
en alemán die Bank, die Werkbank…
en catalán banc…
en japonés ベンチ, 長いす…
en chino (simplificado) 长凳, 工作台…
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