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spin-off

Pronunciation: /ˈspɪnɔːf; ˈspɪnɒf/

Translation of spin-off in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (product) producto (masculine) derivado; (result) resultado (masculine) indirecto (before noun/delante del nombre) spin-off benefit beneficio (masculine) indirecto
    Example sentences
    • According to Marian Flannery, who is managing the project, the economic spin-off from the development will be significant.
    • More academic staff also means spin-offs in terms of research and innovative procedures in the delivery of services.
    • The town hopes the project will create other positive spin-offs, such as new businesses, employment and business skills training.
    Example sentences
    • Everything about the film, a spin-off from a popular Brazilian sitcom, was done with the latest digital technology - from the production to the distribution to the exhibition.
    • The film also produced a multiplatinum sound track and a popular television series spin-off.
    • As I write this, one of the most popular and long-running spin-offs is still in production: NBC's hit sitcom Frasier.

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