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nascent

Pronunciation: /ˈnæsnt/

Translation of nascent in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [literary/literario] [hope/civilization] naciente [literary/literario]; [career/movement/hostility] incipiente
    Example sentences
    • And there are signs of nascent political and economic reforms, albeit small, tentative ones.
    • The nascent signs of global recovery appear to augur well in this regard.
    • My point in all this is not that the nascent political process is pointless - quite the opposite.
    1.2 [Chemistry/Química] naciente
    Example sentences
    • It is also the site of folding and modification of nascent protein chains and assembly of multisubunit complexes.
    • The nitriding process is based on the affinity of nascent nitrogen for iron and certain other. metallic elements.
    • Ozone also tends to be unstable and break down into dioxygen and nascent oxygen and to react readily with other substances.

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