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allow for

verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento

Translation of allow for in Spanish:

  • [contingency] tener* en cuenta allowing for errors teniendo en cuenta posibles errores if you allow for her inexperience, she has done very well si se tiene en cuenta su falta de experiencia, lo ha hecho muy bien don't forget to allow for leakage no te olvides de dejar un margen para pérdidas buy a large one to allow for shrinkage compra uno grande por si encoge
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