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marked

Pronunciation: /mɑːrkt; mɑːkt/

Translation of marked in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (pronounced) [difference/improvement] marcado, notable, notorio; [accent] marcado, fuerte the contrast could hardly have been more marked el contraste difícilmente podría haber sido mayor or más acusado
    Example sentences
    • She said the school has shown a marked improvement this year in their efforts to retain the green flag.
    • Demand in Waterford City Centre for good retail locations is extremely strong and there has been a marked scarcity of suitable properties.
    • Intensive immunization campaigns have resulted in a marked decrease in polio throughout the world.
    1.2a marked man un hombre fichado

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