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beta

Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪtə; ˈbiːtə/

Translation of beta in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (letter) beta (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • But, just in right now, Tropical Storm Gamma, the third letter of the Greek alphabet, alpha, beta, gamma, delta, and so on and so on.
    • It probably had something to do with beta being the second letter in the Greek alphabet.
    • He named them using the first two letters of the Greek alphabet, alpha and beta.
    1.2 (British English/inglés británico) [Univ]notable (masculine)

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