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initial

Pronunciation: /ɪˈnɪʃəl/

Translation of initial in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [shock/response] inicial; [vowel/consonant] inicial in the initial stages en la etapa inicial, al principio my initial reaction mi primera reacción
    Example sentences
    • They want to see if the initial, favorable impression was justified.
    • The initial impression is of a tiny, brilliantly painted chapel.
    • There were 1,703 initial claims by newly discharged veterans, an increase of 9 from the preceding week.
    Example sentences
    • This simple activity helps students focus on initial letters in words in both languages.
    • In Experiment 2, we found that the initial letter of the solution word was no better as a cue than either the middle or last letter.
    • In PDF files particularly, initial letters may be separated from the rest of the word.

noun/nombre

transitive verb/verbo transitivo ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

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