instituto


instituto
m.
1 institute.
2 high school (centro) (de enseñanza secundaria). (peninsular Spanish)
instituto de belleza beauty salon
instituto de Formación Profesional technical college (peninsular Spanish)
3 institution.
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instituto
nombre masculino
1 (asociación) institute
2 EDUCACIÓN state secondary school, US high school
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FRASEOLOGÍA
instituto de bachillerato state secondary school, US high school
instituto de belleza beauty salon
instituto de enseñanza media state secondary school, US high school
instituto de formación profesional ≈ technical college
Instituto Nacional de la Vivienda ≈ Ministry of Housing
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noun m.
institute
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SM
1) (=organismo) institute, institution

instituto financiero — financial institution

los institutos armados — the army, the military

el benemérito instituto — the Civil Guard

instituto de belleza — Esp beauty parlour, beauty parlor (EEUU)

Instituto de la Mujer — Institute of Women's Affairs

Instituto Nacional de Empleo (INEM) — Department of Employment

Instituto Nacional de Industria (INI) — Esp ( Hist) Board of Trade

2) Esp (Educ) secondary school (Brit), high school (EEUU)

nos conocemos desde que íbamos al instituto — we've known each other since we were at secondary school together

Instituto de Enseñanza Secundaria — (state) secondary school (Brit), high school (EEUU)

Instituto Nacional de Bachillerato — (state) secondary school (Brit), high school (EEUU)

3) (=regla) [gen] principle, rule; (Rel) rule
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masculino institute
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= High (School), high school, institute, college, grammar school.
Ex. The article 'Why girls flock to Sweet Valley High' investigates the appeal to girls of adolescent romances and what, if anything, could be done to broaden the reading habits of such fans of formula fiction.
Ex. The two had spent almost an hour in an informal discussion of various matters that came within his jurisdiction as head of the library media center at John Brown Junior high school in Los Pasos.
Ex. The offenders vary from forgetful lecturers to a student who lost the books and cannot pay the fine, to a student who had torn out pages from a book and now faces an expulsion from the institute.
Ex. Special colleges were established offering technical and practical programs for farmers and laborers.
Ex. Even so, school library provision has been improved and increased out of all recognition since the days when only the long established grammar schools and public schools had libraries of their own.
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* Instituto Americano de Documentación (ADI) = American Documentation Institute (ADI).
* Instituto Australiano de Bibliotecarios (IAB) = Australian Institute of Librarians (AIL).
* Instituto de Cartografía Americano = US Geological Survey (USGS).
* Instituto de Cartografía Británico = Ordnance Survey.
* Instituto de Cartografía Estatal = State Geological Survey.
* instituto de desarrollo = development institute.
* instituto de enseñanza secundaria = secondary school.
* instituto de estadística = statistical institute.
* instituto de formación profesional = technical school.
* Instituto de Información Científica (ISI) = Institute of Scientific Information (ISI).
* instituto de investigación = research institute.
* Instituto Nacional de la Salud (INSALUD) = National Institutes of Health (NIH).
* instituto para el desarrollo = development institute.
* instituto para la investigación y el desarrollo = research and development institute.
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masculino institute
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= High (School), high school, institute, college, grammar school.

Ex: The article 'Why girls flock to Sweet Valley High' investigates the appeal to girls of adolescent romances and what, if anything, could be done to broaden the reading habits of such fans of formula fiction.

Ex: The two had spent almost an hour in an informal discussion of various matters that came within his jurisdiction as head of the library media center at John Brown Junior high school in Los Pasos.
Ex: The offenders vary from forgetful lecturers to a student who lost the books and cannot pay the fine, to a student who had torn out pages from a book and now faces an expulsion from the institute.
Ex: Special colleges were established offering technical and practical programs for farmers and laborers.
Ex: Even so, school library provision has been improved and increased out of all recognition since the days when only the long established grammar schools and public schools had libraries of their own.
* Instituto Americano de Documentación (ADI) = American Documentation Institute (ADI).
* Instituto Australiano de Bibliotecarios (IAB) = Australian Institute of Librarians (AIL).
* Instituto de Cartografía Americano = US Geological Survey (USGS).
* Instituto de Cartografía Británico = Ordnance Survey.
* Instituto de Cartografía Estatal = State Geological Survey.
* instituto de desarrollo = development institute.
* instituto de enseñanza secundaria = secondary school.
* instituto de estadística = statistical institute.
* instituto de formación profesional = technical school.
* Instituto de Información Científica (ISI) = Institute of Scientific Information (ISI).
* instituto de investigación = research institute.
* Instituto Nacional de la Salud (INSALUD) = National Institutes of Health (NIH).
* instituto para el desarrollo = development institute.
* instituto para la investigación y el desarrollo = research and development institute.

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instituto
masculine
instituto (↑ instituto a1)
institute
Compuestos:
instituto de belleza
(Esp) beauty parlor*
instituto de enseñanza secundaria
(en Esp) secondary school
instituto nacional de bachillerato
(Esp) high school (AmE), secondary school (BrE)
CULTURAL NOTE
instituto
In Spain, a center of secondary education providing ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria (↑ ESO a1) , Bachillerato (↑ bachillerato a1) . Institutos are part of the state school system so are free of charge.
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instituto sustantivo masculino
institute;
instituto nacional de bachillerato (Esp) high school (AmE), secondary school (BrE)

instituto sustantivo masculino
1 (institución cultural) institute
2 Educ state secondary school, US high school 3 instituto de belleza, beauty parlour o salon

'instituto' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
cátedra
- catedrática
- catedrático
- echar
- geográfica
- geográfico
- INEM
- Insalud
- INSERSO
- secundaria
English:
at
- attend
- college
- comprehensive school
- grammar school
- high school
- homecoming
- institute
- National Trust
- old
- prep school
- school
- schoolmaster
- schoolmistress
- schoolteacher
- secondary school
- comprehensive
- high
- secondary
- stamp
- teacher
- technical
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instituto nm
1. [corporación] institute
Comp
Instituto Cervantes = organization that promotes Spain and its language in the rest of the world, Br ≈ British Council;
Instituto Nacional de Meteorología = Spanish national weather forecasting agency, Br ≈ Met Office
2. Esp [militar]
el instituto de la Guardia Civil the Civil Guard, = armed Spanish police force who patrol rural areas and highways, and guard public buildings in cities and police borders and coasts
3. Esp [colegio] high school;
Antes
Instituto (Nacional) de Bachillerato o [m5]Enseñanza Media = state secondary school for 14-18-year-olds, US ≈ Senior High School
Comp
instituto de Formación Profesional technical college
4. [salón] instituto de belleza beauty salon;
instituto capilar hair clinic
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instituto
m
1 institute
2 Esp
high school, Br
secondary school
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instituto nm
: institute
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instituto n
1. (organización) institute
2. (de enseñanza) secondary school
En inglés americano se llama high school

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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