There are 2 translations of marginal in Spanish:

marginal1

Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːrdʒnəl; ˈmɑːdʒɪnl/

adj

  • 1 (on page) [notes] marginal, al margen
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    • ‘Fiscal rot’ was his marginal note on a chart showing the growth of the public debt in the 1990s.
    • A marginal inscription notes that Captain Cook first sighted the south-eastern corner, where settlement began.
    • For one thing, all my marginal notes are missing.
  • 2 (minor) [difference/improvement] mínimo; [role/significance] menorto be marginal to sth this is marginal to the debate esto está relacionado con el debate solo de manera tangencial
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    • Types of work which are now marginal were still important.
    • This could have been the basis of an interesting discussion of how marginal or central such songs were to Finland.
    • In the same way women are central - not marginal - to the process of reproduction.
  • 3 3.1 (not very productive) [land/well] poco rentable 3.2 [Econ] [Fin] [cost] marginal marginal tax rate tasa (f) impositiva marginal
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    • In each country, the long-run perfectly competitive equilibrium price equals marginal production cost plus the per unit tax.
    • Thus short-run marginal costing rather than LRMC is the appropriate pricing strategy.
    • Hyundai Motor India has announced a marginal price increase for all its cars across segments to reflect the incidence of Education Cess.
    3.3 [Pol] (BrE) marginal constituencydistrito electoral cuyo representante obtuvo el escaño por escasa mayoría
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    • Nationally that figures has soared by 500 per cent in marginal seats in the election.
    • Catching these ‘missing voters’ could make a significant difference to the results of elections in marginal seats.
    • Leeds North West, which encompasses Otley, has been targeted by the Liberal Democrats and Tories as a key marginal seat in their election campaigns.
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    • Farmers originally received grants to plant forests on marginal farmland.
    • He notes that the northern grazing industry has usually been economically marginal, rarely very profitable.
    • Underneath that wide smile, he scares marginal McDonald's store operators with his frankness.

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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 marginal in Spanish:

marginal2

n

  • (BrE) escaño obtenido por escasa mayoría

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Word of the day mandíbula
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jaw …
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.