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conscription
American English: /kənˈskrɪpʃ(ə)n/
British English: /kənˈskrɪpʃ(ə)n/

Translation of conscription in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • conscripción (feminine) (esp Latin America)
    Example sentences
    • The prime minister pledged again that his government would not implement conscription for overseas service.
    • Faced with the insatiable demands of total war, conscription was introduced in 1916.
    • Modern warfare required universal short-time conscription, followed by service in a reserve.
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