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spillover
American English: /ˈspɪlˌoʊvər/
British English: /ˈspɪləʊvə/

Translation of spillover in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • the spillover from the urban centers
    el excedente de población de los centros urbanos
    there's been a spillover of violence into these suburbs
    la violencia se ha extendido a estos barrios
    (before noun) (effect)
    Example sentences
    • The text emphasizes that agricultural management strategies and techniques influence other ecosystems, and that this interaction has spillover effects on the entire landscape, in fact, the planet.
    • That is, attendance at university makes you smarter, and thus has spillover effects that are good.
    • Governments, through regulations, laws, and international treaties, have mandated procedures such as customs requirements that have spillover effects that may improve security.

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