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Velcro
American English: /ˈvɛlkroʊ/
British English: /ˈvɛlkrəʊ/

Translation of Velcro in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • velcro® (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • These days, string has been set aside in favor of nifty plastic packaging, Velcro, and duct tape.
    • I can't manage things like zips, so they took the zips out and put Velcro in instead.
    • You may find yourself going out and buying shoes that have Velcro fastenings instead of laces as the child cannot grasp how to tie their own laces.

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