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head-on

Pronunciation: /ˈhedˈɑːn; ˌhedˈɒn/

Translation of head-on in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [crash/collision] frontal, de frente they tried to avoid a head-on clash with the union intentaron evitar un choque frontal con el sindicato

adverb/adverbio

  • [crash/collide] frontalmente, de frente the union and the management clashed head-on el sindicato y la dirección tuvieron un choque frontal

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