Translation of marathon in Spanish:

marathon

Pronunciation: /ˈmærəθɑːn; ˈmærəθən/

n

  • 1.1 [Sport] maratón (m or f) (before n) marathon runner maratonista (mf), corredor, -dora (m,f) de la maratón
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    • She swapped track for road, became a marathon runner, ran three marathons and won the lot.
    • All modern marathons have been 26 miles 385 yards long ever since.
    • Before the 1970s only highly trained athletes ran more than 5 miles, then along came jogging and now ordinary people commonly run marathons of 26 miles.
    1.2 (endurance test) concurso (m) de resistencia; (before n) [performance/debate/speech] maratoniano
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    • When I got there, though, the marathon of confusion began: The symptoms kept changing but not the effect.
    • She embarks on TV marathons where the set is fixed at volumes making sure none would sleep.
    • The BBC is planning to embark upon a similar marathon to choose the nation's favourite books.

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more