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Translation of lavar in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo

  • 1.1 (lavar ropa)
    to do the laundry o (inglés británico) washing
    1.2 (en peluquería) See examples: lavar y marcar

also: lavarse verbo pronominal

Example sentences
  • Sin embargo, ahora el Ejecutivo se lava las manos.
  • El agua que se utiliza para lavar las manos no es malgastada.
  • De producirse irritaciones en la piel lavar con un jabón alcalino.

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