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copper

['kɔpə] брит. / амер.

    1. сущ.

      1. медь (металл)

      2. мелкая монета (обычно изготавливается из меди или бронзы)

      3. паровой котёл, бойлер (сделанный из меди)

      4. тех. паяльник

      5. зоол. червонец (лат. Lycaeninae; бабочка с огненно-красной окраской крыльев; группа из семейства голубянок)

    2. прил.

      1. медный, сделанный из меди

      2. содержащий медь (как один из составных компонентов)

      3. с медным отливом, медно-красный (о цвете)

    3. гл.

      1. покрывать медью, обшивать медью

      2. пропитывать медным купоросом

      3. карт. биться об заклад, держать пари; ставить (на какую-л. карту, в игре фараон, когда на карту кладётся мелкая монета как символ того, что на неё делается ставка)

  1. сущ.; разг.; = cop

    коп, фараон (полицейский)

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copper

  1. ['kɒpə]

    n

    1. медь

    2. красно-коричневый цвет

  2. n; разг.

    полицейский

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On the table stood a little copper samovar with many dents in it, and a tray with two cups.
На столе стоял небольшой, сильно помятый медный самоварчик и поднос с двумя чашками.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Sigarni was seated on a high-backed saddle placed before a small fire. She was drinking wine from a copper goblet and chatting to three of her lancers.
Сигурни сидела у костра на высоком седле, пила вино из медного кубка и вела беседу с тремя солдатами.
Gemmell, David / The Hawk EternalГеммел, Дэвид / Вечный ястреб
Вечный ястреб
Геммел, Дэвид
The Hawk Eternal
Gemmell, David
© 1995 by David A. Gemmell
She opened the drawer in the table and began flinging the papers out of it on the table at random, poking me in the chest with her elbow and brushing my face with her hair; as she did so, copper coins kept dropping upon my knees and on the floor.
Она как-то беспорядочно, толкая меня в грудь локтем и касаясь моего лица волосами, выдвинула из стола ящик и стала оттуда выбрасывать мне на стол бумаги; при этом мелкие деньги сыпались мне на колени и на пол.
Чехов, А.П. / ЖенаChekhov, A. / The wife
The wife
Chekhov, A.
© 1st World Library - Literary Society, 2004
Жена
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
Britain owns nickel in Canada, copper in Africa, and in "Malaya has near-monopolies in tin and rubber.
Великобритания владеет месторождениями никеля в Канаде, медными месторождениями в Африке, а в Малакке пользуется почти монополией на олово и каучук.
Denny, Ludwell / America conquers BritainДенни, Людвелл / Америка завоевывает Британию
Америка завоевывает Британию
Денни, Людвелл
© Государственное издательство, 1930
America conquers Britain
Denny, Ludwell
© 1930 by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
Ornate copper crachoirs had been placed at either end of the table in readiness for the ceremonial spitting that would take place later on, in the course of the tasting.
На концах стола уже стояли изысканные медные crachoirs — чтобы потом, в ходе дегустации, сплевывать туда вино.
Mayle, Peter / A Good YearМейл, Питер / Хороший год
Хороший год
Мейл, Питер
© И. Стам, перевод с английского, 2009
© 2004 by Escargot Productions Ltd.
© ООО "Издательская группа Аттикус", 2009
A Good Year
Mayle, Peter
© 2004 by Escargot Productions Ltd.
Why do you insist on believing that he didn’t do it, and that a good copper turned bad?”
Почему ты упорствуешь, доказывая, что Мак-Гэррити не совершал убийства и что Чедвик, хороший полицейский, вдруг превратился в плохого?
Robinson, Peter / Piece Of My HeartРобинсон, Питер / Растерзанное сердце
Растерзанное сердце
Робинсон, Питер
© 2006 by Eastvale Enterprises Inc.
© А. Капанадзе, перевод на русский язык, 2010
© ООО "Издательская группа "Аттикус", 2010 Издательство Иностранка
Piece Of My Heart
Robinson, Peter
© 2006 by Eastvale Enterprises Inc.
When all was put down on the copper, the plate would be warmed just sufficiently to allow the wires to stick firmly to the copper, the pattern then showing in raised lines.
Когда лента уложена, блюдо разогревают, чтобы серебро намертво схватилось с медью, и тогда рисунок проступает рельефными линиями.
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard / From sea to seaКиплинг, Джозеф Редьярд / От моря до моря
От моря до моря
Киплинг, Джозеф Редьярд
© Издательство "Мысль", 1983
From sea to sea
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard
© BiblioLife, LLC
“I’m a good copper,” she told the mirror, trying to imagine how she would explain it to her dad…her dad who’d become so proud of her.
— Я хороший коп, — объявила она, обращаясь к своему отражению в зеркале и пытаясь представить, как будет объяснять случившееся отцу… отцу, который так ею гордится.
Rankin, Ian / The Naming of the DeadРэнкин, Иэн / Перекличка мертвых
Перекличка мертвых
Рэнкин, Иэн
© John Rebus Ltd 2006
© Ю. Вейсберг, перевод на русский язык, 2009
© ООО "Издательская группа Аттикус", Издательство "Иностранка" 2009
The Naming of the Dead
Rankin, Ian
© John Rebus Ltd 2006
Over it hovered an enormous copper sphere. The sphere was attached by a sinewy counterbalanced crane-arm to yet another huge machine.
Над ней парила огромная медно-красная сфера, свисающая со стрелы подъемного крана, являющегося частью еще более огромной машины.
DeChancie, John / Bride of the CastleДе Ченси, Джон / Невеста замка
Невеста замка
Де Ченси, Джон
Bride of the Castle
DeChancie, John
© 1994 by John DeChancie
The contact of the top electrode plate 10 of the membrane with the plate 9 of copper foil, laying on it, is galvanic.
При этом контакт верхней пластины мембраны с лежащей на ней пластиной из медной фольги является гальваническим.
However, a change in MAO activity can happen not only under effect of direct inhibitors, but also under effect of some substances, such as estradiol, hydrogen peroxide or copper ions.
Однако изменение активности МАО может происходить не только под действием прямых ингибиторов, но и под действием некоторых веществ, таких как эстрадиол, перекись водорода, ионы меди.
"Whose boy are you?" the shopman asked, pouring himself out some tea from a red copper teapot.
- Вы чьи? - спросил лавочник, наливая себе чаю из красного медного чайника.
Чехов, А.П. / СтепьChekhov, A. / The steppe
The steppe
Chekhov, A.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
Степь
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1974
The kitchen was spick and span: the cook said you could see yourself in the big copper boilers.
В кухне все так и блестело; кухарка говорила, что в большие медные котлы можно смотреться вместо зеркала.
Joyce, James / ClayДжойс, Джеймс / Земля
Земля
Джойс, Джеймс
© Перевод Е. Калашниковой. Наследники, 2007
© Оформление, издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2007
Clay
Joyce, James
© 1967 by the Estate of James Joyce
She gave him the money, copper by copper.
Она дала ему денег, сосчитав сумму точно, до последнего пенни.
Maugham, Somerset / Of Human BondageМоэм, Сомерсет / Бремя страстей человеческих
Бремя страстей человеческих
Моэм, Сомерсет
© "Издательство иностранной литературы", 1959
Of Human Bondage
Maugham, Somerset
© 1915, 1936 by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.
The contract prices of ferrous metals grew 11.9% on average. The price of aluminium went up 11.7%, nickel 13.5% and copper 32.0%.
Контрактные цены на черные металлы в среднем возросли на 11,9%, алюминий подорожал на 11,7%, никель — на 13,5%, медь — на 32%.
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'kɔpəNounмедь

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  1. 1.

    медь

    translation added by Камила Курбанова
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  2. 2.

    ['kɔpə] брит. / амер.

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    1. сущ.

    1. медь (металл)

    2. мелкая монета (обычно изготавливается из меди или бронзы)

    3. п

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  3. 3.

    Сущ. медь, красная медь. Прил. медный, красно-медный

    translation added by Elena Bogomolova
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Collocations

alkaline copper plating
щелочное меднение
American copper
червонец американский
armature copper
обмоточная медь
bar copper
прутковая медь
beryllium copper
бериллиево-медный сплав
Bessemer copper
медь, рафинированная в бессемеровской реторте
Bessemer copper
черновая медь
black copper
черновая медь
blister copper
черновая медь
brewing copper
сусловарочный котел
cake copper
штыковая медь
cap copper
капсюльная медь
casting copper
литейная медь
cathode copper
катодная медь
coalesced copper
брикетированная катодная медь

Word forms

copper

noun
SingularPlural
Common casecoppercoppers
Possessive casecopper'scoppers'

copper

verb
Basic forms
Pastcoppered
Imperativecopper
Present Participle (Participle I)coppering
Past Participle (Participle II)coppered
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I copperwe copper
you copperyou copper
he/she/it coppersthey copper
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am copperingwe are coppering
you are copperingyou are coppering
he/she/it is copperingthey are coppering
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have copperedwe have coppered
you have copperedyou have coppered
he/she/it has copperedthey have coppered
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been copperingwe have been coppering
you have been copperingyou have been coppering
he/she/it has been copperingthey have been coppering
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I copperedwe coppered
you copperedyou coppered
he/she/it copperedthey coppered
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was copperingwe were coppering
you were copperingyou were coppering
he/she/it was copperingthey were coppering
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had copperedwe had coppered
you had copperedyou had coppered
he/she/it had copperedthey had coppered
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been copperingwe had been coppering
you had been copperingyou had been coppering
he/she/it had been copperingthey had been coppering
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will copperwe shall/will copper
you will copperyou will copper
he/she/it will copperthey will copper
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be copperingwe shall/will be coppering
you will be copperingyou will be coppering
he/she/it will be copperingthey will be coppering
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have copperedwe shall/will have coppered
you will have copperedyou will have coppered
he/she/it will have copperedthey will have coppered
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been copperingwe shall/will have been coppering
you will have been copperingyou will have been coppering
he/she/it will have been copperingthey will have been coppering
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would copperwe should/would copper
you would copperyou would copper
he/she/it would copperthey would copper
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be copperingwe should/would be coppering
you would be copperingyou would be coppering
he/she/it would be copperingthey would be coppering
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have copperedwe should/would have coppered
you would have copperedyou would have coppered
he/she/it would have copperedthey would have coppered
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been copperingwe should/would have been coppering
you would have been copperingyou would have been coppering
he/she/it would have been copperingthey would have been coppering
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am copperedwe are coppered
you are copperedyou are coppered
he/she/it is copperedthey are coppered
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being copperedwe are being coppered
you are being copperedyou are being coppered
he/she/it is being copperedthey are being coppered
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been copperedwe have been coppered
you have been copperedyou have been coppered
he/she/it has been copperedthey have been coppered
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was copperedwe were coppered
you were copperedyou were coppered
he/she/it was copperedthey were coppered
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being copperedwe were being coppered
you were being copperedyou were being coppered
he/she/it was being copperedthey were being coppered
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been copperedwe had been coppered
you had been copperedyou had been coppered
he/she/it had been copperedthey had been coppered
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be copperedwe shall/will be coppered
you will be copperedyou will be coppered
he/she/it will be copperedthey will be coppered
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been copperedwe shall/will have been coppered
you will have been copperedyou will have been coppered
he/she/it will have been copperedthey will have been coppered