There are 2 main translations of efectivo in English:

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efectivo 1

also: feminine: efectiva

adjetivo

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  • Tambien en el aspecto tecnológico la Procuraduría adelantó acciones para hacer más efectiva su labor.
  • Son una alternativa de capacitación puntual y efectiva.
  • Google Talk facilita una comunicación más efectiva y eficiente.

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There are 2 main translations of efectivo in English:

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efectivo 2

sustantivo masculino

  • 2
    also: efectivos masculino plural
    (fuerzas) [formal]numerosos efectivos de la policía rodearon el colegio
    a large police contingent o number of police surrounded the school
    efectivos militares
    troops plural
Example sentences
  • Además, se hallaron 1.200 dólares en efectivo y un revólver.
  • Por la gravedad de la falta los efectivos podrían ser sancionados drásticamente.
  • Los efectivos policiales con arma en mano le redujeron.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.