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Pronunciation: /ˈtrʌŋkeɪt; trʌŋˈkeɪt/

Translation of truncate in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (shorten) [formal] truncar* truncated cone/prism cono (masculine) prisma (masculine) truncado
    Example sentences
    • Now, that is, at best, an abbreviated and truncated version of what had occurred, is it not?
    • Both her parents had had interrupted childhoods, and truncated educations, and were determined their children should not suffer the same fate.
    • What happened, though, was that the debate ran eight minutes long, so all of the ensuing commentary was truncated.
    1.2 [Computing/Informática] truncar*


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