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collecting

[kǝ'lektɪŋ]

  1. N coleccionismo m , el coleccionar

  2. CPD

Examples from texts

Assessment and verification: The applicant shall provide a copy of the questionnaire and indicate its procedures for distributing and collecting it, and for taking the replies into account.
Evaluación y comprobación: El solicitante deberá presentar una copia de la encuesta e indicar el procedimiento de reparto y recogida utilizado, así como el método para considerar las respuestas obtenidas.
It was time to start collecting on that.
Era hora de empezar.
Sawyer, Robert / Calculating GodSawyer, Robert / El calculo de Dios
El calculo de Dios
Sawyer, Robert
© 2002 by Ediciones B, S.A.
© 2000 by Robert Sawyer
Calculating God
Sawyer, Robert
© 2000 by Robert Sawyer
Member States shall ensure that the right of copyright owners and holders or related rights to grant or refuse authorization to a cable operator for a cable retransmission may be exercised only through a collecting society.
Los Estados miembros garantizarán que el derecho que asiste a los titulares de derechos de autor o de derechos afines de prohibir o autorizar la distribución por cable de una emisión sólo pueda ejercerse a través de una entidad de gestión colectiva.
Industrial waste water entering collecting systems and urban waste water treatment plants shall be subject to such pre-treatment as is required in order to:
Las aguas residuales industriales que entren en los sistemas colectores y en las instalaciones de tratamiento de aguas residuales urbanas serán objeto del tratamiento previo que sea necesario para:
I saw women hanging or collecting wash as I peered from the windows of the suddenly silent trains.
Desde las ventanas de los trenes repentinamente silenciosos veía a mujeres tendiendo o recogiendo la colada.
Sebold, Alice / The Lovely BonesSebold, Alice / Desde Mi Cielo
Desde Mi Cielo
Sebold, Alice
© 2002 por Alice Sebold
© 2003 por Aurora Echevarria
© 2003 por Random House Mondadori, S. A.
The Lovely Bones
Sebold, Alice
© 2002 by Alice Sebold
To ensure harmonious recovery of these sums in good time, rules should be laid down for fixing and collecting production levies.
Con objeto de que la percepción de estas cotizaciones sea armoniosa y se produzca a su debido tiempo, procede establecer las normas que deben seguirse para fijar el importe de las mismas y para percibirlas.
The Centre shall have at its disposal the European Information Network on Drugs and Drug Addiction (Reitox), a computer network forming the infrastructure for collecting and exchanging information and documentation;
El Observatorio dispondrá de una red informatizada que constituirá la infraestructura de recogida e intercambio de información y de documentación denominada Red europea de información sobre droga y toxicomanías (REITOX);
collecting noise maps and action plans.
la recopilación de los mapas de ruido y planes de acción.
improving tourism information and collecting, analysing, disseminating and utilising statistical data;
la mejora de los sistemas de información sobre el turismo y la recogida, análisis, difusión y explotación de datos estadísticos,
The feasibility studies shall be carried out, taking into account the benefits of collecting the data in relation to the cost of collection and the burden on business, to assess:
Los estudios de viabilidad se llevarán a cabo, teniendo en cuenta los beneficios de recoger datos en relación con los costes de dicha recogida y con la carga que ésta suponga para las empresas, con el fin de evaluar:
Any establishment producing, collecting and/or disposing of more than a given quantity of waste oils per year, to be specified by each Member State but not higher than 500 litres, must:
Cualquier establecimiento que produzca , recoja y/o trate aceites usados en una cantidad mayor que aquella que cada Estado miembro determinará , pero que no podrá superar los 500 litros por año , deberá :
Hood anticipates collecting lots of data.
Hood espera reunir mucha información.
The guy had tacked on a little ditty that the glymera ’s Council would be collecting on the debt owed to Lash’s family as a result of Qhuinn’s actions.
El tipo había hilvanado una pequeña cantinela donde decía que el Consejo de Princeps sería el que cobraría la deuda que se le debía a la familia de Lash como resultado de las acciones de Qhuinn.
Ward, J.R. / Lover EnshrinedWard, J.R. / Amante Consagrado
Amante Consagrado
Ward, J.R.
© Traducción: 2009, Patricia Torres Londoño
© 2010, Santillana Ediciones Generales, S.L.
© 2007, Jessica Bird
Lover Enshrined
Ward, J.R.
© Jessica Bird, 2008
The competent authority must keep a register indicating numbers of registration documents together with the names of the persons collecting live bivalve molluscs and to whom the documents were issued.
Las autoridades competentes llevarán un registro de los números de los documentos de registro y de los nombres de los recolectores de moluscos bivalvos vivos para quienes se hayan expedido tales documentos.
protect the health of staff working in collecting systems and treatment plants,
proteger la salud del personal que trabaje en los sistemas colectores y en las instalaciones de tratamiento;

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kǝ'lektɪŋMasculine nouncoleccionismo; el coleccionar

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Collocations

collecting tubule
túbulo colector
collecting system
sistema colector
stamp collecting
filatelia

Word forms

collect

verb
Basic forms
Pastcollected
Imperativecollect
Present Participle (Participle I)collecting
Past Participle (Participle II)collected
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I collectwe collect
you collectyou collect
he/she/it collectsthey collect
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am collectingwe are collecting
you are collectingyou are collecting
he/she/it is collectingthey are collecting
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have collectedwe have collected
you have collectedyou have collected
he/she/it has collectedthey have collected
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been collectingwe have been collecting
you have been collectingyou have been collecting
he/she/it has been collectingthey have been collecting
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I collectedwe collected
you collectedyou collected
he/she/it collectedthey collected
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was collectingwe were collecting
you were collectingyou were collecting
he/she/it was collectingthey were collecting
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had collectedwe had collected
you had collectedyou had collected
he/she/it had collectedthey had collected
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been collectingwe had been collecting
you had been collectingyou had been collecting
he/she/it had been collectingthey had been collecting
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will collectwe shall/will collect
you will collectyou will collect
he/she/it will collectthey will collect
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be collectingwe shall/will be collecting
you will be collectingyou will be collecting
he/she/it will be collectingthey will be collecting
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have collectedwe shall/will have collected
you will have collectedyou will have collected
he/she/it will have collectedthey will have collected
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been collectingwe shall/will have been collecting
you will have been collectingyou will have been collecting
he/she/it will have been collectingthey will have been collecting
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would collectwe should/would collect
you would collectyou would collect
he/she/it would collectthey would collect
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be collectingwe should/would be collecting
you would be collectingyou would be collecting
he/she/it would be collectingthey would be collecting
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have collectedwe should/would have collected
you would have collectedyou would have collected
he/she/it would have collectedthey would have collected
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been collectingwe should/would have been collecting
you would have been collectingyou would have been collecting
he/she/it would have been collectingthey would have been collecting
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am collectedwe are collected
you are collectedyou are collected
he/she/it is collectedthey are collected
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being collectedwe are being collected
you are being collectedyou are being collected
he/she/it is being collectedthey are being collected
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been collectedwe have been collected
you have been collectedyou have been collected
he/she/it has been collectedthey have been collected
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was collectedwe were collected
you were collectedyou were collected
he/she/it was collectedthey were collected
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being collectedwe were being collected
you were being collectedyou were being collected
he/she/it was being collectedthey were being collected
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been collectedwe had been collected
you had been collectedyou had been collected
he/she/it had been collectedthey had been collected
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be collectedwe shall/will be collected
you will be collectedyou will be collected
he/she/it will be collectedthey will be collected
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been collectedwe shall/will have been collected
you will have been collectedyou will have been collected
he/she/it will have been collectedthey will have been collected

collecting

noun
SingularPlural
Common casecollectingcollectings
Possessive casecollecting'scollectings'