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American English: /kənˈsɑləˌdeɪt/
British English: /kənˈsɒlɪdeɪt/

Translation of consolidate in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (reinforce)
    Example sentences
    • There he made preparations for his first attempts to consolidate purified platinum powder into a solid plug and to hammer it into a metallic ingot.
    • This pore sealant both slows down corrosion of the zinc and consolidates the layer of zinc corrosion products, in order to maintain their protective effect.
    • Strips of suitable length are cut, and are then beaten with a hammer in order to consolidate the substance of the hide.
    Example sentences
    • As he looks ahead to the history books, however, he seems to realize that hard power alone will not consolidate his position.
    • The local club made home advantage tell and both teams secured second places, consolidating their mid-table positions.
    • The acquisition forms part of the Group's strategy of category and geographic expansion of its trade division and firmly consolidates the Group's position in the South East of the country.
  • 2 (combine)
    Example sentences
    • The service consolidates a number of separate services that used to exist in different parts of the county.
    • I feel the whole conference could have been consolidated into a single day if the tracks had been put together correctly.
    • And, in time, the two technologies - Workplace Messaging and Notes - will be consolidated as a single technology.
    Example sentences
    • You can get around the cap by consolidating IRA accounts into your 401 plan if your employer allows it.
    • If you have money spread around various bank deposit and building society accounts then this is as good a time as any to consolidate them into one single account.
    • The new board has been instructed by cabinet to consolidate the corporation's accounts into a holding company and to settle the corporation's debts as well as its overdraft and outstanding loans.

intransitive verb

  • 1 (merge)
  • 2 (build)to consolidate on something
    consolidar algo
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