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expand
American English: /ɪkˈspænd/
British English: /ɪkˈspand/
, /ɛkˈspand/

Translation of expand in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 2 (write in full)
    (story/summary)
    (formula/equation)
    (Mathematics)
    to expand something into somethingI expanded my notes into an article
    escribí un artículo ampliando mis notas
    utilicé mis notas como base para un artículo

intransitive verb

  • 1 1.1
    (metal)
    expandirse
    dilatarse
    (gas)
    expandirse
    (elastic/rubber band)
    estirarse
    (business)
    expandirse
    (market)
    expandirse
    extenderse
    to expand into textiles/overseas
    extenderse al sector textil/extranjero
    1.2
    also: expanding present participle
    (suitcase)
    con fuelle
    (file)
    de acordeón
    (industry/market)
    en expansión
  • 2 (give further information)
    extenderse
    to expand on something
    extenderse sobre or en algo
    explayarse en algo

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