ajuste


ajuste
m.
1 fitting.
ajuste de cuentas settling of scores
2 adjustment, setting, fix, adjusting.
3 fit.
4 final touch, smoothing.
5 imposition, enactment.
pres.subj.
3rd person singular (él/ella/ello) Present Subjunctive of Spanish verb: ajustar.
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ajuste
nombre masculino
1 (unión) adjustment, fitting
2 TÉCNICA assembly
3 COMERCIO settlement, fixing
4 (tipografía) make-up, composition
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FRASEOLOGÍA
ajuste de cuentas figurado settling of scores
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noun m.
adjustment
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SM
1) (Téc) adjustment

ajuste de zoom eléctrico — electric zoom adjustment

estos tornillos necesitan algo de ajuste — these screws need a little tightening

¿cómo se hace el ajuste del brillo en este televisor? — how do you adjust the brightness on this television?

ajuste fino — fine tuning

carta 7)
2) (=adaptación) adjustment

se producirán ajustes de precios — price adjustments will occur

mal ajuste — maladjustment

ajuste económico — economic adjustment

ajuste estructural — structural adjustment

ajuste financiero — financial settlement

ajuste de plantilla — Esp redeployment of labour o (EEUU) labor

ajuste laboral — redeployment of labour o (EEUU) labor

ajuste presupuestario — budget settlement

ajuste salarial — wage adjustment

3) (=pacto)

ha habido un ajuste de costes — there has been an adjustment in costs

tras el ajuste del precio — after fixing the price

ajuste de cuentas — settling of scores

4) (Cos)

necesita unos pequeños ajustes en la cintura — it needs to be taken in a little at the waist

5) (Tip) composition, make-up
6) (Jur) (=honorarios) retaining fee; (=sobrepaga) bonus

ajuste por aumento del costo de la vida — cost-of-living bonus

7) Méx [de motor] overhaul
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masculino
1)
a) (apretamiento) tightening (up)
b) (regulación) adjustment
2) (de gastos, horarios) readjustment; (de sueldos) adjustment
3) (de precio) fixing

sólo falta el ajuste del precio — all that remains is to fix the price

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= adjustment, alignment, customisation [customization, -USA], fine tuning [fine-tuning], tightening up, tweaking, tailoring, tweak, tightening, refinement.
Ex. Even in situations where there is a published list covering the requirements of the type of library to be indexed, this list is likely to require adjustment in order to make it compatible with local requirements.
Ex. Word processing packages must be able to permit the user to manipulate test, as is necessary in alignment of margins, insertion and deletion of paragraphs, arrange for text to appear in the centre of the page and underline.
Ex. The evaluation model therefore is subject to a degree of customisation to adapt it to the project environment.
Ex. A second important purpose was to facilitate the initial 'fine tuning' of the system following its initial deployment.
Ex. This appears to be a tightening up of the definition rather than a new approach.
Ex. The PCC intends that Program records, full or core, represent acceptable bibliographic control such that record 'tweaking' at the local level is minimized.
Ex. To haul themselves out of their bog, their networks must facilitate tailoring of records to meet local needs.
Ex. This system simultaneously searches the Web and a large, multidisciplinary, full text database, using a relevance system with some clever tweaks.
Ex. Previous policies allowed professional interaction but recent tightening has made that more difficult.
Ex. Also search strategy can be modified relatively easily, where only refinements or slight modifications in index terms are appropriate.
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* ajuste de cuentas = grudge fight, grudge match, settling of scores.
* ajuste de la componente estacional = seasonal adjustment.
* ajuste estacional = seasonal adjustment.
* buen ajuste = good fit.
* hacer ajustes = make + adjustment.
* hacer pequeños ajustes = tinker + around the edges, tinker with.
* pequeños ajustes = tinkering.
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masculino
1)
a) (apretamiento) tightening (up)
b) (regulación) adjustment
2) (de gastos, horarios) readjustment; (de sueldos) adjustment
3) (de precio) fixing

sólo falta el ajuste del precio — all that remains is to fix the price

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= adjustment, alignment, customisation [customization, -USA], fine tuning [fine-tuning], tightening up, tweaking, tailoring, tweak, tightening, refinement.

Ex: Even in situations where there is a published list covering the requirements of the type of library to be indexed, this list is likely to require adjustment in order to make it compatible with local requirements.

Ex: Word processing packages must be able to permit the user to manipulate test, as is necessary in alignment of margins, insertion and deletion of paragraphs, arrange for text to appear in the centre of the page and underline.
Ex: The evaluation model therefore is subject to a degree of customisation to adapt it to the project environment.
Ex: A second important purpose was to facilitate the initial 'fine tuning' of the system following its initial deployment.
Ex: This appears to be a tightening up of the definition rather than a new approach.
Ex: The PCC intends that Program records, full or core, represent acceptable bibliographic control such that record 'tweaking' at the local level is minimized.
Ex: To haul themselves out of their bog, their networks must facilitate tailoring of records to meet local needs.
Ex: This system simultaneously searches the Web and a large, multidisciplinary, full text database, using a relevance system with some clever tweaks.
Ex: Previous policies allowed professional interaction but recent tightening has made that more difficult.
Ex: Also search strategy can be modified relatively easily, where only refinements or slight modifications in index terms are appropriate.
* ajuste de cuentas = grudge fight, grudge match, settling of scores.
* ajuste de la componente estacional = seasonal adjustment.
* ajuste estacional = seasonal adjustment.
* buen ajuste = good fit.
* hacer ajustes = make + adjustment.
* hacer pequeños ajustes = tinker + around the edges, tinker with.
* pequeños ajustes = tinkering.

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ajuste
masculine
A
1 (apretamiento) tightening (up)
2 (regulación) adjustment
3 (de páginas) makeup, composition
Compuesto:
ajuste automático de línea
(Inf) word wrap
B
1 (de gastos, horarios) readjustment
ajuste de plantilla redeployment of labor/staff
2 (de sueldos) adjustment
C (de precio) fixing
sólo falta el ajuste del precio all that remains is to fix the price
Compuesto:
ajuste de cuentas
settling of scores
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Del verbo ajustar: (conjugate ajustar)

ajusté es:

1ª persona singular (yo) pretérito indicativo

ajuste es:

1ª persona singular (yo) presente subjuntivo

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) presente subjuntivo

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) imperativo

Multiple Entries:
ajustar    
ajuste
ajustar (conjugate ajustar) verbo transitivo
1
a) (apretar) to tighten (up)

b)volumen/temperaturato adjust;

ajuste la entrada de agua to regulate the flow of water

c)retrovisor/asiento/cinturón de seguridadto adjust

d) (encajar) ‹piezasto fit

2 (en costura) to take in
3
a)gastos/horarios› ajuste algo a algo to adapt sth to sth

b)sueldos/preciosto adjust

4 (concertar) to fix, set
5cuentas› (sacar el resultado de) to balance;
(saldar) to settle
verbo intransitivo
to fit
ajustarse verbo pronominal
1 (refl) ‹cinturón de seguridadto adjust
2 [piezas] to fit
ajustar verbo transitivo
1 to adjust
2 (apretar) to tighten
(encajar) to fit
3 Fin (cuenta) to settle
♦ Locuciones: figurado ¡ya te ajustaré las cuentas!, I'll get even with you!
ajuste sustantivo masculino
1 adjustment
2 (económico) settlement
figurado ajuste de cuentas, settling of scores
'ajuste' also found in these entries:
English:
adjust
- adjustment
- fit
- setting
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ajuste nm
1. [de pieza] fitting;
[de mecanismo] adjustment
2. [ecónomico]
las medidas de ajuste económico propuestas por el gobierno the economic measures proposed by the government
Comp
ajuste de plantilla downsizing;
ajustes presupuestarios budget adjustments;
ajuste salarial wage adjustment
3. RDom, Ven [pago único] = agreed payment for a piece of work
4. Ven Fam [arreglo] deal;
le va mal porque no hizo ajuste con los poderosos de turno it's going badly for him because he didn't square things o do a deal with those in power at the time
5. Fig ajuste de cuentas:
los ajustes de cuentas son frecuentes entre bandas rivales the settling of scores is common amongst rival gangs;
murió en un ajuste de cuentas he died in a tit-for-tat killing
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ajuste
m adjustment;
ajuste de cuentas settling of scores
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ajuste nm
1) : adjustment
2) : tightening
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ajuste n adjustment

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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