Translation of fragility in Spanish:

fragility

Pronunciation: /frəˈdʒɪləti/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (of object, material) fragilidad (feminine)
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    • The objects on view will be changed every few months owing to their fragility.
    • Salcedo was interested in the precarious nature of the materials, the fragility of the hair.
    • In addition, there was a highly significant improvement in erythrocyte fragility, a marker of oxidative damage.
    1.2 (of happiness, link) fragilidad (f), precariedad (f) 1.3 (of person) debilidad (f); (of health) precariedad (f), lo delicado
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    • The paper itself is a lightweight Japanese sheet, adding to the atmosphere of fragility.
    • Childless, her condition provided my earliest impression of the fragility of life.
    • Aside from power politics, a theme of all three authors is the extreme fragility of American economic power.

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