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- 1.1 (of country) nacional our national anthem nuestro himno nacional they were wearing their national costume onational dress llevaban sus trajes típicos the national debt la deuda nacional 1.2 (not local, regional) [news/team/organization] nacional; [campaign/reputation] a nivel nacional they plan to go national tienen intención de empezar a operar a escala or a nivel nacionalMore example sentences
- The two-hour show was televised on the national network so the whole country could watch.
- The national team turns the whole country orange and has a massive appeal to the fans.
- But the underlining issue is the coverage the game as a whole receives from national media.
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Cultural fact of the day
The Chilean presidential palace in the capital, Santiago, is called Palacio de la Moneda.