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mitigation
American English: /ˌmɪdəˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /mɪtɪˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of mitigation in Spanish:

noun

uncountable [formal]
  • 1 (extenuation)
    atenuante (feminine) or (masculine)
    in mitigation
    como (circunstancia) atenuante
    Example sentences
    • These are the things that drive expected value, that mitigation seeks to reduce.
    • It will work towards creating public awareness, mitigation and taking action when a calamity strikes.
    • Prevention is not on; and timely mitigation is the only plausible solution.

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