There are 2 translations of trial in Spanish:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtraɪəl/

n

  • 1 [Law/Derecho] 1.1 countable/numerable (court hearing) proceso (m), juicio (m) murder/rape trial proceso or juicio por asesinato/violación 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (judgment) juicio (masculine) trial by jury juicio con or por jurado if the case goes to trial si el caso va a juicio she was brought to trial fue procesada to be on trial for murder/murdering a policeman estar* siendo procesado por asesinato/el asesinato de un policía to stand trial ser* procesado or juzgado she is awaiting trial está a la espera de ser procesada fair trial juicio (masculine) imparcial to give sb a fair trial juzgar* a algn con imparcialidad
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    • In both civil and criminal trials, appeals courts strongly defer to a jury's decision to believe one witness rather than another.
    • They can hold people in contempt of court, and when litigants consent, magistrate judges can preside at civil jury trials.
    • Nullification is a byproduct of the robust right of criminal defendants to a trial by jury.
  • 2 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (test — of machine, drug) prueba (f); (— of person) prueba (f) clinical trial ensayo (masculine) clínico trial of strength prueba (f) de fuerza, pulso (m) the meeting will be a trial of strength between the two ministers los dos ministros medirán sus fuerzas en la reunión to give sth/sb a trial poner* algo/a algn a prueba on trial a prueba we'll send you the first volume on trial le enviaremos el primer tomo a prueba remember, you're on trial recuerda que estás a prueba trial and error [Psychology/Psicología] ensayo (m) y error (m) you learn by trial and error uno aprende equivocándose or por ensayo y error trial and error is the only method, I'm afraid me temo que solo podemos ir tanteando
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    • Instead they voted for a full gyratory system for a trial period of three months.
    • In our view one month into the trial period is too soon to have a valid comment.
    • Ideally, all drugs used to treat children would be subject to quality clinical research and trials to be authorised for use in children.
  • 3 countable/numerable (trouble) padecimiento (m), sufrimiento (m) trials and tribulations tribulaciones (feminine plural) children can be a trial los niños pueden ser una cruz
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    • I had the pleasure of speaking to Schneider and inquiring about the trials and tribulations that he's experienced in his career.
    • Tracey herself knows first-hand about the trials and tribulations of putting on shows that are both erotic and comic.
    • Forget about the trials and tribulations of dealing with the complex emotions of the average human (or, even worse, having to deal with your own emotional mood swings).
  • 4 [Sport/Deporte] (usually plural/generalmente en plural) prueba (feminine) de selección horse trials concurso (masculine) hípico sheepdog trialsconcurso en que se pone a prueba la destreza de los perros pastores
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    • Lane and the national selectors confirmed the squad on Saturday evening after the trial match involving 41 players.
    • He had won the World championship and had qualified for Athens too, but did not make the Australian team after the selection trials.
    • Another Aboriginal athlete vying for selection at the Olympic trials in August will be Patrick Johnson from the Umpila tribe of north Queensland.
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    • After the war, I started racing motorcycles and riding in trials, but while I was reasonable I wasn't good enough to satisfy myself, and so I concentrated on my business.
    • A leading footpath campaigner said the motorcycle trials was a separate issue but still needed to be considered by the inspector.
    • The aim is to discover Britain's best over four fields: trials, motocross, supermoto and road racing.
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    • The bulls have to compete in feed efficiency trials as young animals before they get into the bull studs.
    • She made her yearly trek east in February, to compete in horse trials leading up to the big three-days.
    • Johnston won three of this year's recognised trials with horses who were not entered for the big race.

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.

There are 2 translations of trial in Spanish:

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adj

  • [period/flight] de prueba we've employed her/taken a subscription on a trial basis la hemos contratado/nos hemos suscrito a prueba trial offer oferta (feminine) especial (para promover un producto nuevo) we agreed on a period of trial separation convinimos en un período de separación como prueba trial balance balance (masculine) de comprobación de saldos

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Cultural fact of the day

The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.