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one-way

Pronunciation: /ˈwʌnˈweɪ/

Translation of one-way in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [street] de sentido único
    Example sentences
    • This means that coffee should be packed in an airtight foil laminated bag with a one-way air valve to allow the bag to de-gas.
    • Tension pneumothorax occurs when pleural damage results in a one-way valve phenomenon allowing air to enter, but not exit, the pleural space.
    • At the beginning of expiration, you tum the valve creating a one-way valve that only allows expiratory airflow.
    1.2 (for one journey) one-way or round-trip? ¿ida solo o ida y vuelta?, ¿sencillo o redondo? (Mexico/México) this policy is a one-way ticket to disaster esta política no conduce más que a la catástrofe 1.3 (not reciprocal) the advantages were all one-way todo favorecía a una de las partes

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