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engranaje

Translation of engranaje in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 2 (sistema, estructura) See examples: el engranaje de destrucción montado por la dictadura
    the mechanism of destruction established under the dictatorship
    los engranajes de la actividad política se pusieron en marcha
    the wheels of the political machine were set in motion
    afectó a todo el engranaje del partido
    it affected the whole party apparatus o the whole machinery of the party
Example sentences
  • En ese momento se pensaba que el engranaje del equipo nacional se venía abajo.
  • Un engranaje puede encajar con otro engranaje situado a kilómetros de distancia.
  • Solamente hace falta que movamos los engranajes para ir hacia adelante.

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