Significado de “steam” - Diccionario inglés

steam en inglés británico

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steamnoun [ U ]

uk /stiːm/ us /stiːm/

B2 the hot gas that is produced when water boils:

Steam rose from the simmering stew.
steam turbines
the age of steam (= the period when steam provided power for railways and factories)
The pump is driven by steam.

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steamverb

uk /stiːm/ us /stiːm/

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

steam en inglés americano

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steamnoun [ U ]

us /stim/

the hot gas that is produced when water boils

Steam can be used to provide power:

a steam engine

steamverb [ I/T ]

us /stim/

to move by steam power:

[ I ] The ship steamed out of the harbor.

If food is steamed, it is cooked by steam.

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(Definición de steam de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)