carencia translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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carencia

  
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1    (=ausencia)   lack  
(=escasez)  
lack, shortage, scarcity frm     
una carencia absoluta de recursos económicos      a total lack of economic resources  
la carencia de agua y alimentos empieza a ser preocupante      the lack o shortage o scarcity of water is starting to become worrying  
para compensar las carencias vitamínicas      to make up for vitamin deficiencies  
sufrió graves carencias emocionales y materiales      he suffered extreme emotional and material deprivation  
2      (Econ)   (=periodo)   period free of interest payments and debt repayments   period free of interest payments and debt repayments  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
una carencia absoluta de recursos económicos exp.
a total lack of economic resources

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to make up for vitamin deficiencies
exp.
he suffered extreme emotional and material deprivation
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'carencia' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
la carencia
n.
la carencia afectiva
n.
la carencia de recursos
[BIZ]
n.
la carencia de recursos
[BIZ]
exp.
una carencia manifiesta de algo
exp.
niños con carencias afectivas
exp.
adultos con carencias educativas
exp.
fue puesto a prueba y le encontraron carencias {or} deficiencias
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"carencia": examples and translations in context
Podían felicitarse por su carencia de prejuicios raciales. They could pat themselves on the back for their lack of racial prejudice.
Esto no ocurre por carencia de reformas estructurales. This isn't for lack of structural reforms.
¿Muestra signos de carencia vitamínica? Did she show signs of vitamin deficiency?
La carencia de vitamina A no se considera un problema de salud pública. Vitamin A deficiency has not been identified as a public health problem.
Sólo el mal de amores y la carencia crónica de dinero efectivo quedan excluidos. Only lovesickness and a chronic shortage of cash are excluded.
Además del agua... ...tenemos otra carencia básica en el planeta. In addition to the water... ...there's another basic shortage on our planet.
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