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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There are 2 translations of marginal in Spanish:

marginal2

n

  • (BrE) escaño obtenido por escasa mayoría

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.