Significado de “context” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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contextnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒn.tekst/ us /ˈkɑːn.tekst/

context noun [ C ] (CAUSE OF EVENT)

B2 the situation within which something exists or happens, and that can help explain it:

It is important to see all the fighting and bloodshed in his plays in historical context.
This small battle is very important in the context of Scottish history.

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context noun [ C ] (LANGUAGE)

C1 the text or speech that comes immediately before and after a particular phrase or piece of text and helps to explain its meaning:

In this exercise, a word is blanked out and you have to guess what it is by looking at the context.
out of context

If words are used out of context, only a small separate part of what was originally said or written is reported, with the result that their meaning is not clear or is not understood:

The reporter took my remarks completely out of context.

(Definición de context del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

context en inglés americano

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contextnoun [ C ]

us /ˈkɑn·tekst/

context noun [ C ] (RELATED EVENTS)

the influences and events related to a particular event or situation:

He is willing to look for solutions in the context of changes to the health-care system.

context noun [ C ] (SURROUNDING WORDS)

English the text or speech that comes immediately before and after a particular phrase or piece of text and that influence how it is used and what it means

adjective /kənˈteks·tʃu·əl, kɑn-/

I can't take a word out of it's contextual meaning.
verb [ T ] /kənˈteks·tʃu·əˌlɑɪz, kɑn-/

That information would help me to contextualize my kid’s performance.

(Definición de context del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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In this context, the citizens' perception is perhaps that the euro has played a major role in increasing inflation and in raising prices.
In the latter context, the relevance of isolation and difficulty of access is already well known, particularly where islands are concerned.
In addition, in a context of moderate economic recovery, wage growth is expected to remain compatible with the maintenance of price stability.
The group was given the challenging remit of reaching consensus on ways of improving the competitiveness of the pharmaceutical industry in the context of achieving social and public health objectives.
Under the guise of competition, ship owners are now trying to extend the exploitation of seamen from the seagoing context to the ports.
We will only make such a gesture, should this prove necessary, in the context of an overall balance, which has not yet been fully achieved.
In this context, there is a need for a radical change to the legislation governing international shipping and a review of the old conventions that do not include these principles.
Before letting it come to that, it would surely be preferable to try to improve those conventions by renegotiating them in the proper international context.
In this context, we believe that a great deal of information is needed, and we should beware of engaging in propaganda.
In this context of promoting high-quality tourism, the report calls above all for a high common level of consumer protection and for more effective compliance with existing rules.

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