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millennium bug

Translation of millennium bug in Spanish:

noun

  • efecto (masculine) dos mil
    Example sentences
    • Disappointingly, the millennium bug left my computer running smoothly.
    • In fact, European officials are confidently predicting the net economic impact will be nil, just like the millennium bug scare about possible computer glitches in January last year.
    • A report issued the same day by the Conference Board of Canada warned that failure to deal immediately with the millennium bug could throw Canada into a recession in the first half of 2000.

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