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short list
American English: /ˈʃɔrt ˌlɪst/British English: /ˈʃɔːtlɪst/

Translation of short list in Spanish:

noun

  • lista (feminine) de candidatos preseleccionados
    Example sentences
    • There were nine main awards and final shortlists were selected by independent jury panels.
    • The British firm is looking to select a winning bid from a shortlist of four by mid-October.
    • The panel will also help draft the selection criteria from which a shortlist of candidates will be chosen.

also: short-list transitive verb

  • he wasn't short-listed for the job
    no fue preseleccionado
    no fue incluido en la lista de candidatos a entrevistar

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