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complication

Pronunciation: /ˌkɑːmpləˈkeɪʃən; ˌkɒmplɪˈkeɪʃən/

Translation of complication in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • complicación (feminine) to cause complications causar complicaciones or dificultades complications set in [Medicine/Medicina] surgieron complicaciones
    Example sentences
    • Without proper cover, difficulties become disasters and complications become crises.
    • He says, however, that the questions about whether the supreme court is going to be a complication are difficult to answer because it's too soon.
    • The process has also been stalled by complications over the ownership of ESB assets.

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