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long-range
American English: /ˈlɔŋ ˈˌreɪndʒ/
British English: /ˌlɒŋˈreɪndʒ/

Translation of long-range in Spanish:

adjective before noun

  • 1
    (missile)
    de largo alcance
    (bombardment)
    a distancia
    (aircraft)
    para vuelos largos
    Example sentences
    • Now North Korea is building nuclear weapons and the long-range missiles to deliver them.
    • In fact the earth rotates, and during the time of flight of a long-range missile they will move a considerable distance.
    • In effect, even bombing and long-range missile attacks have become analogous to sniping.
  • 2 (for long period)
    (plans)
    a largo plazo
    Example sentences
    • The objective was to develop long-range strategy for future directions of the movement.
    • Start at home: the long-range forecast for the UK predicts warm and sunny weather for the rest of the month.
    • Having studied the hedgerows and the behaviour of wildlife, he would offer us a long-range forecast.
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