Translation of resilience in Spanish:

resilience

Pronunciation: /rɪˈzɪljəns; rɪˈzɪliəns/

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  • 1.1 (of person) capacidad (f) de recuperación, resistencia (f)
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    • Poland's history has been marked by its resilience.
    • However, the losses in market value are distributed unevenly, with some regions showing a surprising resilience to the market upheaval.
    • The panicky reaction of players at the US Open betrayed their lack of resilience in the face of adversity.
    1.2 (of material) elasticidad (f)
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    • Polypropylene is being used more and more widely in the manufacture of carpeting due to its high resilience to wear and stain proof properties.

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