elevador

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

elevar (to elevate) +‎ -dor.

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Noun[edit]

elevador m (plural elevadores)

  1. something which elevates (agent noun of elevar)
    Synonym: ascensor
  2. lift (mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people)

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Spanish[edit]

From Latin elevator + -oris.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /elebaˈdoɾ/, [e.le.β̞aˈð̞oɾ]

Adjective[edit]

elevador (feminine elevadora, masculine plural elevadores, feminine plural elevadoras)

  1. lifting

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Noun[edit]

elevador m (plural elevadores)

  1. (Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico) lift, elevator
    Synonym: ascensor
  2. forklift

Usage notes[edit]

The synonym ascensor is more common than elevador in El Salvador.

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