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paro

Translation of paro in English:

sustantivo masculino

paro

Cultural Note: paro

The name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.
Example sentences
  • Yurimaguas acató su sexto día de paro indefinido con un clima de más tensión.
  • Los hospitales más emblemáticos del Zulia, no acataron llamado a paro.
  • En el Hospital del Salvador, sólo 50 personas adhirieron al paro.

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