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Translation of acortar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: acortarse verbo pronominal

  • to get shorter
Example sentences
  • La banda roja es consciente que una victoria le permite acortar distancias con Técnico Universitario.
  • Premier dice que dinero servirá para acortar las brechas sociales.
  • Los aviones cada día acortan más las distancias y llegan antes.

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