Translation of shrinkage in Spanish:
- 1.1 (of clothes, fabric)(of wood, metal)
contracción (feminine)(of amount, number)
reducción (feminine)Example sentences1.2 (stock losses) (Business)
fugas (feminine plural)
- At the beginning of the process, for moderate external glucose concentrations, small shrinkages were observed and vesicle shapes remained quasispherical.
- Slightly overfill the crack to allow for shrinkage.
- Formation of shrinkage cracks allows water infiltration that weakens the subgrade, which may lead to further fatigue cracking in the pavement structure.
pérdidas (feminine plural)Example sentences
- The effect has been two agency closures, a couple of mergers, and further shrinkage is expected in the coming year.
- The land of spoilage, shrinkage, of profit margins so thin that the accountant's hands bleed with a thousand sharp cuts.
- Economic growth in 2006 is expected to slow because of to export shrinkage in the field of heavy production.
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