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rider

Pronunciation: /ˈraɪdər; ˈraɪdə(r)/

Translation of rider in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 2 2.1 (appended statement) cláusula (feminine) adicional; (condition) condición (feminine) 2.2 [Law/Derecho] recomendación (feminine) ([ del jurado ])
    Example sentences
    • A few years ago the US introduced a pernicious rider to their new telecommunications legislation.
    • Just as a rider to that, policing operations, in their widest context, normally can go on for years.
    • With an environmental rider to the 1999 budget, they succeeded: the date was bumped four years to 2005.
    Example sentences
    • At his inquest the jury added a rider to its verdict urging further research into Roaccutane and its side-effects.
    • No evidence was called on their behalf, and when convicting the jury added this rider.
    • The committee was forced to add a number of riders to this verdict, however.

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