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allow for
verb + preposition + object

Translation of allow for verb + preposition + object 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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