There are 2 translations of long distance in Spanish:

long distance

adv

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) to call long distance hacer* una llamada de larga distancia, poner* una conferencia (Spain/España)
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    • Anyone wishing to travel long-distance in a hurry goes by plane.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of long distance in Spanish:

long-distance

Pronunciation: /ˈlɔːŋˈdɪstəns; ˌlɒŋˈdɪstəns/

adj

  • [truck driver] que hace largos recorridos; [train/bus] de largo recorrido; [race/runner] de largo recorrido a long-distance telephone call una llamada de larga distancia, una conferencia (interurbana) (Spain/España)
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    • Her husband was a long-distance lorry driver operating within the United Kingdom.
    • The heady aroma of diesel and agarbatti brings to mind the dash and swagger of long-distance bus and truck drivers.
    • The temptation to become a long-distance lorry driver is still there.
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    • Sunday will feature a long-distance race for catamarans and keelboats.
    • At the outset I assumed I would end up with two sprinters, two milers and two long-distance runners.
    • This year's toll of four deaths is grimly shocking and raises questions about the safety of such long-distance races.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.