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Significado de “puncture” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "puncture" - Diccionario Inglés

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puncturenoun [C]

uk   /ˈpʌŋk.tʃər/  us   /ˈpʌŋk.tʃɚ/
a small hole made by a sharp object, especially in a tyre: My bike has had two punctures in the last three weeks. I (= my car tyre) had a puncture when I was driving back from work. She had a puncture wound in her arm, from a wasp sting.

punctureverb

uk   /ˈpʌŋk.tʃər/  us   /ˈpʌŋk.tʃɚ/
[I or T] to make a small hole in something, or to get a small hole in something: She had used a screwdriver to puncture two holes in the lid of a paint tin. The knife went through his ribs and punctured his lung.
[T] to suddenly make someone less confident or positive: My positive mood was rather punctured by the news.
(Definition of puncture from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "puncture" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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puncturenoun [C]

 us   /ˈpʌŋk·tʃər/
a small hole made by a sharp object
(Definition of puncture from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“puncture” in British English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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