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cota

Translation of cota in English:

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 2 (grado, cifra) la delincuencia ha alcanzado cotas alarmantes crime has reached alarming levels alcanzó la cota histórica de 2.500 it reached the historic 2,500 mark o/or level quiere alcanzar cotas más altas en su carrera she wants to scale greater heights in her career

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