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concertina
American English: /ˌkɑnsərˈtinə/
British English: /ˌkɒnsəˈtiːnə/

Translation of concertina in Spanish:

noun

  • (before noun) (file/pleats)
    de fuelle
    de acordeón
    Example sentences
    • The boot, with a 500-litre capacity, is a double-decker with a false floor, which can be folded, concertina style, to reveal a handy hideaway for valuable bits and pieces.
    • On a number of wards bathrooms were separated only by a small curtain or concertina door from the main ward.
    • Because we were in the open without any facilities around, the detainees were temporarily being held on a patch of desert closed off by concertina wire.

intransitive verb

  • aplastarse como un acordeón

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