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Translation of "engine" - English-Spanish dictionary

engine

noun /ˈendʒin/
a machine in which heat or other energy is used to produce motion The car has a new engine. a railway/railroad locomotive
máquina, locomotora
He likes to sit in a seat facing the engine.
engine driver noun a person who drives a railway engine.
maquinista
engineer noun a person who designs, makes, or works with, machinery
ingeniero técnico
an electrical engineer.
(usually civil engineer) a person who designs, constructs, or maintains roads, railways/railroads, bridges, sewers etc.
ingeniero civil
an officer who manages a ship’s engines.
ingeniero naval
(American) an engine driver.
maquinista
engineering noun the art or profession of an engineer
ingeniería
He is studying engineering at university.
(Definition of engine from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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