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tenor

Translation of tenor in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 2 (de un discurso, texto) a juzgar por el tenor de sus declaraciones judging by the tone o/or [formal] tenor of his statement se distribuyen al siguiente tenor they are distributed as follows a tenor de los datos disponibles according to the available information a tenor de las fotografías judging by the photographs a tenor de lo establecido en el artículo primero in accordance with the stipulations of article one

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