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palanquear

Translation of palanquear in English:

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • 2 (Colombia) (Perú/Peru) (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [familiar/colloquial] (usando influencias) le palanquearon un puesto they pulled some strings to get him a job [familiar/colloquial]

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

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