Translation of turnout in Spanish:

turnout

Pronunciation: /ˈtɜːrnaʊt; ˈtɜːnaʊt/

n

  • 1 (at election) número (m) de votantes; (at public spectacle) número (m) de asistentes there was a high/low turnout votó/asistió mucha/poca gente
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    • He predicted a high turnout at the general election.
    • The aim of the MP who imposed the postal vote upon Yorkshire, was to increase the abysmal turnout from previous elections.
    • Voter turnout for Legislative Council elections was 53 per cent in 1998 but only 44 per cent in 2000.
  • 4 (clearout) (British English/inglés británico) (no plural/sin plural) limpieza (feminine) general we had a turnout hicimos limpieza general
  • 5 (American English/inglés norteamericano) (junction — road) cruce (m); (— railroad) cruce (m), empalme (m), entronque (m) (Latin America/América Latina)
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    • At a turnout by the road skirting the bay, I got out.
    • At present, there's little more than a marker at a turnout from the road that runs along the broad Columbia River near a spot that was called Station Camp.
    • Look out over spectacular valley views from one of several roadside turnouts - on a clear day, you can see forever.
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    • At least the track chart schematically showed the position of the turnouts and the lengths of each track.
    • With so many turnouts under RU's control, considerable maintenance could be avoided with this change.
    • There are more than 50 turnouts and, I would guess, about eight miles of track in total.
  • 6 (passing place) (American English/inglés norteamericano) apartadero (masculine)
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    • The road over Wolf Creek Pass was originally a single-lane road with short widened sections for turnouts to allow for passing.
    • The other challenge with this section is a major lack of turnouts for passing, combined with blind turns that hide people coming the other way.

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