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asylum
American English: /əˈsaɪləm/
British English: /əˈsʌɪləm/

Translation of asylum in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable (refuge) to seek political asylum
    pedir or solicitar asilo político
    Example sentences
    • In June 2004 the Home Office refused to grant him asylum and was going to send him back to Iran.
    • Each year, a smaller proportion of asylum applications is being granted.
    • Rape is routinely used as a weapon of war, but rape victims are rarely granted asylum.

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