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Significado de “icon” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "icon" - Diccionario Inglés

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iconnoun [C]

uk   /ˈaɪ.kɒn/  us   /ˈaɪ.kɑːn/
  • icon noun [C] (FAMOUS PERSON/THING)

B2 a very ​famousperson or thing ​considered as ​representing a set of ​beliefs or a way of ​life: Beckham has been one of the country's best-loved ​sporting icons.
(Definition of icon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "icon" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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iconnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɑɪ·kɑn/
  • icon noun [C] (REPRESENTATION)

a ​famousperson or thing that ​represents something of ​importance: The US ​Capitolbuilding is an American icon.
  • icon noun [C] (COMPUTER SYMBOL)

a ​picture on a ​computerscreen that ​represents a ​program, ​diskdrive, ​file, or ​instruction: Click on the icon to ​open the ​program.
  • icon noun [C] (HOLY PAINTING)

a ​painting of ​JesusChrist or of a ​holyperson Note: Used esp. in some Christian religions.
(Definition of icon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "icon" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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iconnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈaɪkɒn/
IT a ​smallpicture or ​symbol on a ​computerscreen that you ​click on to make the ​computer do something, for ​exampleopen a ​file, ​start a ​program, or ​save a ​document: When you've ​finished, ​click the Menu icon and the Exit ​button.
a very famous ​person or thing that is used by ​society to ​represent a set of beliefs or a way of ​life: The American ​company has become a ​global superbrand, an icon ofcapitalism. a brand/​fashion/​cultural icon
(Definition of icon from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
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April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

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in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

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