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redundancy

Pronunciation: /rɪˈdʌndənsi/

Translation of redundancy in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -cies)

  • 1 1.1 u and c (superfluity) [formal] superfluidad (feminine) the apparent redundancy of this appendix la aparente superfluidad or inutilidad de este apéndice
    Example sentences
    • The helicopter systems and components have redundancy, the duplicated systems being installed on opposite sides of the fuselage.
    • Without an understanding of where breakdowns and failures occur, redundancy is the insurance policy.
    • This level of redundancy exists not only at the component level, but also at the distribution level.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable [Linguistics/Lingüística] redundancia (feminine) 1.3 uncountable/no numerable [Aerospace/Espacio] [Computing/Informática] redundancia (feminine)

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