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defensa

Translation of defensa in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • 3
    also: defensas femenino plural
    (Biología, Medicina)
    defenses* plural
    las defensas biológicas del organismo
    the organism's biological defenses o biological defense mechanisms
    está bajo de defensas
    his resistance is low
Example sentences
  • Decidieron que para la próxima temperada Emelec deberá incorporar un defensa central y dos delanteros a la plantilla.
  • La defensa nacional, protección interna y orden público.
  • Entonces, les pedimos que lleven buenas defensas, compatriotas.

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