dispositivo

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Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dispositif, from Latin dispositus, perfect passive participle of dispōnō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dis.po.ziˈti.vo/
  • Hyphenation: di‧spo‧si‧tì‧vo

Adjective[edit]

dispositivo (feminine dispositiva, masculine plural dispositivi, feminine plural dispositive)

  1. (law) being a statutory provision not mandatory to the parties, as in ius dispositivum

Noun[edit]

dispositivo m (plural dispositivi)

  1. appliance, device, equipment, setup
  2. (law) dispositif, operative part, purview

Further reading[edit]

  • dispositivo in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • dispositivo in Grandi Dizionari
  • dispositivo in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • dispositivo in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • dispositivo in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  • dispositivo in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dispositus +‎ -ivo (compare French dispositif).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil including São Paulo) /d͡ʒis.po.ziˈt͡ʃi.vu/, [d͡ʒis.po.ziˈt͡ʃi.vu]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /d͡ʒiʃ.po.ziˈt͡ʃi.vu/, [d͡ʒiʃ.po.ziˈt͡ʃi.vu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /diʃ.pu.ziˈti.vu/, [diʃ.pu.ziˈti.vu]

  • Hyphenation: dis‧po‧si‧ti‧vo

Adjective[edit]

dispositivo m (feminine singular dispositiva, masculine plural dispositivos, feminine plural dispositivas, comparable)

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Noun[edit]

dispositivo m (plural dispositivos)

  1. device (piece of equipment)
    Synonyms: aparelho, aparato

Further reading[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dispositus +‎ -ivo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /disposiˈtibo/, [d̪is.po.siˈt̪i.β̞o]

Adjective[edit]

dispositivo (feminine dispositiva, masculine plural dispositivos, feminine plural dispositivas)

  1. dispositive, regulatory

Noun[edit]

dispositivo m (plural dispositivos)

  1. appliance, device, equipment
  2. presence (of police forces)

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