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circa

Saltos de línea: circa
Pronunciación: /ˈsəːkə
 
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Definición de circa en inglés:

preposición

(Often preceding a date) approximately: the church was built circa 1860
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The ancient church dates to circa 1000 A.D. and is the oldest standing building in the parish of Aghamore.
  • He discovered a settlement dating back to the early bronze age, circa 2000BC, in Warburton.
  • Mountmellick courthouse was build circa 1840 and served the town for close on a century and a half.
Sinónimos
approximately, about, around, round about, in the region of, roughly, something like, in the area of, in the neighbourhood of, of the order of, or so, or thereabouts, there or thereabouts, more or less, give or take a few, plus or minus a few;
nearly, close to, not far off, approaching;
British getting on for;
South African plus-minus
North American informal in the ballpark of

Origen

mid 19th century: Latin.

Palabras que riman con circa

burka, Gurkha, jerker, lurker, mazurka, shirker, smirker, worker

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