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spillage

Pronunciation: /ˈspɪlɪdʒ/

Translation of spillage in Spanish:

noun/nombre

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  • vertido (masculine), derrame (masculine) 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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