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Pronunciation: /ˈspɪlɪdʒ/
Pronunciation: / ˈspɪlɪdʒ /

Translation of spillage in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • there was a spillage of poisonous substances
    se vertieron or se derramaron sustancias venenosas
    tanker spillage is ruining our beaches
    los vertidos de los petroleros están arruinando nuestras playas

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