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arranque

Translation of arranque in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 1 [Automovilismo/Cars] [Mecánica/Mechanical Engineering] starting mechanism el coche tiene problemas de arranque I have problems starting it o/or getting it started motor2 ni para el arranque (México/Mexico) [familiar/colloquial], con un kilo no tenemos ni para el arranque one kilo won't get us far [familiar/colloquial] ¿jugar contra Juan? ese no me sirve ni para el arranque play Juan? that's not much of a challenge

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