Translation of "computer" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /kəmˈpjuː·tər/ us /kəmˈpju·t̬ər/

A1 an electronic machine that can store and arrange large amounts of information

We’ve put all our records on computer.

(Translation of “computer” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /kəmˈpjuːtə/

an electronic machine capable of storing and processing large amounts of information and of performing calculations

The whole process is done by computer
PC meanspersonal computer’
(also adjective) a computer game
a computer program.
computerize verb ( (also computeriseBritish))

to put (information etc) into a form suitable for use by a computer

computarizar, computerizar, informatizar
Are you intending to computerize your book-ordering system?
computing noun

the activity of using computers

She studies computing at university
(also adjective) The college has excellent computing facilities.
computer-controlled adjective

(of a system or machine) controlled by a computer

Controlado por Ordenador
a computer-controlled nuclear power plant.
computer-literate adjective

able to use a computer

Con Conocimientos de Ordenador
These days, many companies require their employees to be computer-literate.

(Translation of “computer” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)