a la vez


a la vez
a la vez
at the same time, at once
todos llegaron a la vez they all arrived at the same time
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= at once, at one time, at similar times, at the same time, concurrently, side-by-side, simultaneously, at the same instant, in parallel, in tandem, at the one time, in a tandem fashion, at a time, in unison
Ex. Because not all files need to be reorganized at once, but only those which are very full, the time required for this procedure is reduced to a minimum.
Ex. Maximum number of documents which can be charged out at one time.
Ex. However, this joint venture may not be justifiable unless both a thesaurus and a classification scheme are in demand by one organisation at similar times.
Ex. Author entry gives direct access to particular documents whilst at the same time collocating documents with the same author.
Ex. An indexer who is familiar with a given indexing language may be capable of accomplishing the three stages concurrently.
Ex. This sub-stage and the next one must proceed side-by-side.
Ex. No one catalogue can satisfy all the requirements of all users simultaneously.
Ex. He then dropped the metal suddenly into the mouth of the mould, and at the same instant gave it a jerk or toss to force the metal into the recesses of the matrix (the precise form of the jerk varying with the different letters).
Ex. The afternoon sessions will run in parallel.
Ex. In tandem, tiered instruction and assessment offer the opportunity to analyze the outcomes of specific levels of information literacy.
Ex. For example, an obvious question is do most people only have one book on the go at the one time?.
Ex. Most of them are mitotically stable, and the integration of the vector into the host genome frequently occurred in a tandem fashion.
Ex. It is important to recognise that division must be by one principle at a time.
Ex. Macaronic poetry is often used as a vehicle for humorous social criticism, but also as a ludic exercise and linguistic challenge, or simply for the delight of hearing different languages in unison.
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a la vez (que)
= hand in hand (with), cum, in conjunction with, in unison with

Ex: Hand in hand with this comes the need for nurses to be able to question, evaluate and reflect on existing practice.

Ex: Libraries as vital institutions of public culture are currently facing a crisis cum challenge.
Ex: Rules for any given class must be used in conjunction with the schedules for that class.
Ex: Good literature, in order to fulfil the demands of the time, must move in unison with society, keeping control over its speed.

= at once, at one time, at similar times, at the same time, concurrently, side-by-side, simultaneously, at the same instant, in parallel, in tandem, at the one time, in a tandem fashion, at a time, in unison

Ex: Because not all files need to be reorganized at once, but only those which are very full, the time required for this procedure is reduced to a minimum.

Ex: Maximum number of documents which can be charged out at one time.
Ex: However, this joint venture may not be justifiable unless both a thesaurus and a classification scheme are in demand by one organisation at similar times.
Ex: Author entry gives direct access to particular documents whilst at the same time collocating documents with the same author.
Ex: An indexer who is familiar with a given indexing language may be capable of accomplishing the three stages concurrently.
Ex: This sub-stage and the next one must proceed side-by-side.
Ex: No one catalogue can satisfy all the requirements of all users simultaneously.
Ex: He then dropped the metal suddenly into the mouth of the mould, and at the same instant gave it a jerk or toss to force the metal into the recesses of the matrix (the precise form of the jerk varying with the different letters).
Ex: The afternoon sessions will run in parallel.
Ex: In tandem, tiered instruction and assessment offer the opportunity to analyze the outcomes of specific levels of information literacy.
Ex: For example, an obvious question is do most people only have one book on the go at the one time?.
Ex: Most of them are mitotically stable, and the integration of the vector into the host genome frequently occurred in a tandem fashion.
Ex: It is important to recognise that division must be by one principle at a time.
Ex: Macaronic poetry is often used as a vehicle for humorous social criticism, but also as a ludic exercise and linguistic challenge, or simply for the delight of hearing different languages in unison.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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