There are 2 translations of instance in Spanish:

instance1

Pronunciation: /ˈɪnstəns/

n

  • 1 1.1 (example) ejemplo (m) to cite (but) a few instances por citar algún ejemplo for instance por ejemplo
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    • There are lines of communication and despite a few instances which might suggest otherwise, there's been a cordial relationship going on.
    • PorkWatch says there are instances of imported pork and pork products being labelled in ways that might make shoppers think they are British.
    • Importantly, these instances show the direction of the road ahead.
    1.2 (case) caso (m) in this instance en este caso, en esta ocasión in the first instance en primer lugar a court of first instance (in (UK) ) [Law] un tribunal de primera instancia
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    • In the first instance, take the matter of evaluation of the worth of a teacher.
    • The detection in these instances is a matter of minutes, but most of these advanced devices are available only in the military.
    • Needless to say, the availability of condoms matters little in these instances.
  • 2 (request) at the instance of sb, at sb's instance [formal] a instancias or a petición de algn

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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 2 translations of instance in Spanish:

instance2

vt

[formal]
  • 1.1 (exemplify) (usu pass) to be instanced by quedar demostrado por 1.2 (mention as example) citar or mencionar (como ejemplo)
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    • He agreed that there were few houses being built in rural areas, and instanced the case of the man with the house on the mountainside.
    • He instanced a case of a woman who borrowed £500 from one of these to attend a funeral down the country.
    • In a recent report, Amnesty instanced the case of a farmer from the Shan tribe forced to work by the military.

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.