mayor2


mayor2
2 = largest, greater, heightened, increased.
Ex. Together they constitute the world's largest data base.
Ex. The likelihood of data transmission errors is greater, however, and it is not recommended for constant use.
Ex. The heightened level of community awareness has led some local authorities to take the initiative and to become information disseminators in their own right.
Ex. Information networks are critical tools to ensure the exchange, transfer, and use of information which will facilitate the increased quality and quantity of agricultural production.
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* admitir un número de reservas mayor a las plazas existentes = overbook.
* alcanzar mayores cotas = rise to + greater heights.
* al por mayor = in bulk.
* cada vez en mayor grado = ever-increasing.
* cada vez mayor = escalating, ever-growing, ever-increasing, expanded, growing, increasing, mounting, rising, spiralling [spiraling, -USA], deepening, rapidly growing, expanding, constantly rising, swelling, ever larger [ever-larger], galloping, steadily rising, steadily growing, mushrooming, ever greater, rapidly expanding, ever-widening, burgeoning, heightening.
* cada vez mucho mayor = fast-increasing, exploding.
* calle mayor, la = main street, the.
* causa de fuerza mayor = act of God.
* colegio mayor = residence hall, dormitory [dorm, -abbr.], student residence.
* comprar al por mayor = buy + in bulk.
* con el mayor cuidado = with utmost care.
* con el mayor secreto = a veil of secrecy.
* con mayor detalle = in greater detail.
* con mayor profundidad = in most detail, in more detail.
* con un mayor nivel educativo = better educated [better-educated].
* dar mayor importancia a = give + pride of place to.
* demasiado mayor en relación con Algo = overage.
* demasiado mayor para su curso = overage for grade.
* de mayor edad = senior.
* de mayor o menor importancia = great and small.
* desajuste cada vez mayor entre ... y = widening of the gap beween .... and, widening gap between ... and.
* descuento por compra al por mayor = bulk deal, bulk rate, bulk rate discount.
* diferencia cada vez mayor entre ... y = widening of the gap beween .... and, widening gap between ... and.
* distanciamiento cada vez mayor entre ... y, = widening gap between ... and, widening of the gap beween .... and.
* durante la mayor parte de = for much of.
* durante la mayor parte del año = for the best part of the year.
* en caso de fuerza mayor = in the event of circumstances beyond + Posesivo + control.
* en el mayor secreto = a veil of secrecy.
* en la mayor parte de = in the majority of.
* en mayor grado = to a greater degree, a fortiori, to a greater extent, to a larger degree, to a larger extent.
* en mayor medida = to a greater extent, to a greater degree, a fortiori, to a larger degree, to a larger extent.
* en mayor o menor grado = to a greater or lesser degree.
* en mayor o menor medida = to a greater or lesser extent.
* en su mayor parte = largely, mostly, for the most part.
* en un número cada vez mayor = in increasing numbers.
* fuerza mayor = force majeure.
* hora de mayor demanda = peak time.
* importancia cada vez mayor = growing importance, growing significance.
* interés cada vez mayor = growing interest.
* jefe del estado mayor = Chief of Staff.
* la mayor parte de = the majority of, the main bulk of, the lion's share of.
* la mayor parte de las veces = more often than not.
* la proporción mayor de = the lion's share of.
* libro de mayor venta = bestseller [best seller/best-seller].
* material de tamaño mayor de lo normal = outsize material.
* mayor + Nombre = longer + Nombre.
* mayor rendimiento = efficiencies of scale.
* mucho mayor = far greater, far larger, very much greater.
* obtener el mayor rendimiento posible = maximise + opportunities.
* para mayor información sobre = for details of.
* para mayor información véase + Nombre = see + Nombre + for further details.
* para mayor inri = to cap it all (off), on top of everything else, on top of everything else, but to make things worse, but to make matters worse.
* período de mayor demanda = peak time.
* precio al por mayor = block rate, wholesale price, bulk rate.
* precio especial por compra al por mayor = bulk deal.
* preocupación cada vez mayor (por) = growing concern (about).
* problema cada vez mayor = growing problem.
* problemas cada vez mayores = mounting problems.
* programación televisiva de mayor audiencia = prime time television.
* programa de mayor audiencia = prime time programme, prime time show.
* sacar el mayor partido al dinero de uno = get + the most for + Posesivo + money.
* sacar mayor partido a = squeeze + more life out of.
* sacar mayor provecho = stretch + further.
* separación cada vez mayor entre ... y = widening gap between ... and.
* ser el que con mayor frecuencia = be (the) most likely to.
* símbolo de mayor-que (>) = greater-than sign (>), greater-than symbol (>), right angled bracket (>).
* suministro al por mayor = bulk supply.
* tonto de marca mayor = prize idiot.
* una mayor variedad de = a wider canvas of.
* una necesidad cada vez mayor = a growing need.
* un conjunto cada vez mayor de = a growing body of.
* un grupo cada vez mayor de = a growing body of.
* un número cada vez mayor = growing numbers.
* un número cada vez mayor de = a growing number of, a growing body of.
* vender al por mayor = sell + in bulk, wholesale.
* venta al por mayor = wholesaling, wholesale.

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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