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American English: /ˈθərdi/
British English: /ˈθəːti/

Translation of thirty in Spanish:



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    • He had no devoted readership and little chance of remaining in print for long, let alone being republished in thirty or forty years' time.
    • He is apt to spend thirty or forty pages on an incident to which an equally good writer might devote three.
    • But there is no doubt in my mind that people were happier thirty or forty years ago.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.