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long-term

Pronunciation: /ˈlɔːŋˈtɜːrm; ˈlɒŋˈtɜːm/

Translation of long-term in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

(usually before noun/generalmente delante del nombre)
  • 1.1 (in the future) [effects/benefits] a largo plazo what are your long-term prospects? ¿qué perspectivas tienes a largo plazo? 1.2 (for a long period) [solution] duradero; [effects] prolongado; [debts/returns] a largo plazo; [unemployment] de larga duración; [parking lot] (American English/inglés norteamericano) para estacionamiento or (Spain/España) aparcamiento prolongado this measure will do long-term damage los efectos perjudiciales de esta medida se dejarán sentir durante largo tiempo long-term memory memoria (feminine) a largo plazo
    Example sentences
    • The firm has also taken on two long-term unemployed bricklayers to work with them.
    • It could take longer to effect than we hoped, but it remains our long-term objective.
    • The long-term effects of cannabis on the body are still a matter of controversy.

adverb/adverbio

  • [colloquial/familiar] a largo plazo

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