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verbo intransitivo

  • 1 1.1 (Religión)
    to be a candidate for admission
    to be a postulant
    1.2 (Cono Sur) (para un puesto)postular para algo
    to apply for something
  • 2 (España) (para una obra benéfica)postular para algo
    to collect for something
Example sentences
  • "Y también postuló como Actor de Reparto por ""El cardenal""."
  • A sus 47 años, se postula por segunda vez a la Presidencia.
  • Falconí postula por tercera vez a la Presidencia Regional de Arequipa.

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