medida2


medida2
2 = arrangement, countermeasure [counter measure], measure.
Ex. This arrangement is faster than waiting until documents are ordered.
Ex. This article reviews the extent of book theft in libraries and discusses some effective countermeasures that may help reduce the problem.
Ex. If we as a society hope to deal with a very real and important issue, the implementation of this popular measure is a good place to start.
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* como medida de seguridad = as a backup.
* como medida provisional = as an interim measure.
* como medida temporal = as an interim measure.
* como medida transitoria = as an interim measure.
* medida de austeridad = austerity measure.
* medida de contrapeso = counterbalance.
* medida de control = control measure.
* medida de emergencia = emergency measure.
* medida defensiva = line of defence.
* medida de fuerza = crackdown.
* medida de precaución = security precaution, precautionary measure.
* medida de protección = safeguard.
* medida de ralentización del tráfico = traffic calming measure.
* medida de seguridad = safety standard, security measure, safety regulation, safety precaution.
* medida de seguridad e higiene en el trabajo = health and safety standard.
* medida disciplinaria = disciplinary measure.
* medida draconiana = draconian measure.
* medida económica = economic measure.
* medida enérgica = crackdown.
* medida estructural = structural measure.
* medida extrema = dire measure.
* medida paliativa = palliative measure.
* medida preventiva = preventative measure, precautionary measure, preventive measure, preemptive measure, safeguard.
* medida provisional = stop gap measure, stopgap [stop-gap], stopgap measure, stopgap measure.
* medidas = action.
* medidas correctivas = corrective action, remedial action.
* medidas de prevención = prevention efforts, prevention measures.
* medidas disciplinarias = disciplining.
* medidas drásticas = clampdown (on).
* medidas preventivas = preventive care, ounce of prevention, preventative care.
* para tomar medidas = for action.
* primera medida = initial step.
* proponer medidas = propose + measures.
* toma de medidas = action.
* tomar medida = take + action step.
* tomar medidas = follow + steps, take + precaution, take + steps, take + measures, produce + contingency plan, make + contingency plan, apply + measures, undertake + action.
* tomar medidas (contra) = take + action (against).
* tomar medidas correctivas = pose + corrective action, take + corrective action, take + remedial action.
* tomar medidas demasiado drásticas = throw + the baby out with the bath water.
* tomar medidas de seguridad = take + safety precautions.
* tomar medidas de seguridad más estrictas = tighten + security.
* tomar medidas drásticas contra = clamp down on.
* tomar medidas enérgicas contra = crack down on.
* tomar medidas preventivas = take + preventive measures.

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.