also: feminine: desaparecida sustantivo masculino, sustantivo femenino
- 1.1 (en un accidente)entre los desaparecidos en el siniestromissing person1.2 (Política)un grupo de madres cuyos hijos están entre los desaparecidosamong those missing after the accident→ detenido desaparecido → desaparecidosa group of mothers whose children are among the disappeared o among those who have disappeared o among those who have gone missing
Cultural Note: desaparecidos
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