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Pronunciation: /ˈniːˈhaɪ/

Translation of knee-high in Spanish:


  • [sock] largo the weeds are knee-high la maleza llega hasta las rodillas when he was just knee-high to a grasshopper [colloquial/familiar] cuando era apenas un renacuajo [colloquial/familiar]

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In Spain, a school that is privately owned but receives a government grant is called a colegio concertado. Parents pay monthly fees, but not as much as in a colegio privado. Colegios concertados normally cover all stages of primary and secondary education and often have religious connections.