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barring

Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːrɪŋ/

Translation of barring in Spanish:

preposition/preposición

  • barring accidents a menos que suceda algo imprevisto, si Dios quiere he said that, barring delays, … dijo que, a menos que or salvo que hubiera algún retraso, … barring martial law, we've done all we can to … salvo imponer la ley marcial, hemos hecho todo lo posible para …

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