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contraer

Translation of contraer in English:

verbo transitivo

also: contraerse verbo pronominal

Example sentences
  • Dos años después, el pintor y la mujer contrajeron matrimonio.
  • Los pichones son muy susceptibles de contraer esta enfermedad.
  • Todos somos susceptibles a contraer una enfermedad transmitida por los alimentos.

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