Translation of vencer in English:

vencer

vt

  • 2 (romper) el peso venció el estante the shelf collapsed o/or gave way under the weight han vencido los resortes de la cama they've ruined o/or broken the bed springs la presión del agua venció la compuerta the water pressure burst open the hatch o/or caused the hatch to burst open

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The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.