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bach
American English: /bætʃ/
British English: /batʃ/

Translation of bach in Spanish:

noun plural -es

  • (New Zealand) (holiday house)
    casita (feminine) de veraneo
    Example sentences
    • Removal of the baches was required under the North Canterbury Conservation Board's 1998 plan for the reserve.
    • I have also heard, and certainly saw on our boat trip in, that there are many privately owned baches which can be rented.
    • The seaside baches have become a lot bigger and more posh in the last 50 years than they used to be, and cost a lot more to buy.

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