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defunct

Pronunciation: /dɪˈfʌŋkt/

Translation of defunct in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (extinct) [idea/theory] caduco; [institution/party] desaparecido, extinto, fenecido [formal] the party is not yet defunct el partido tiene aún vida a defunct law una ley que ha caído en desuso 1.2 (dead) [formal] difunto [formal]
    Example sentences
    • The following humorous extract, written by Leo, was in a story published in a long defunct magazine.
    • On Tuesday, I am going to Radio Rhema at the now defunct train station and am initiating the beginning of the end.
    • When I do it the first five or so results are always the same defunct personal websites for which I have long forgotten the passwords.

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