expropiar translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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expropiar

  
      vt  
  [+casa, terreno]  
  (sin indemnización)    to expropriate  ,   (con indemnización)    to place a compulsory purchase order on
  [+vehículo]  
to commandeer
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
expropiar vt.
expropriate
[BIZ]

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'expropiar' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
v.
1) condenar (vt), 2) expropiar (vt)
[BIZ]
"expropiar": examples and translations in context
Castro las nacionalizó y amenazó con expropiar todas las propiedades norteamericanas en la isla. Castro nationalized them and threatened to expropriate all American property on the island.
En mayo, el Consejo de Ministros del Líbano decidió expropiar la tierra donde se situaba el campamento de Nahr el-Barid. In May, the Lebanese Council of Ministers decided to expropriate the land where Nahr el-Bared camp was situated.
Recurrió a la deportación étnica para expulsar a más de 70.000 eritreos étnicos y expropiar sus propiedades. Resorted to ethnic deportation to expel over 70,000 ethnic Eritreans by expropriating their property.
El cuarto Convenio de Ginebra prohíbe expresamente a las fuerzas de ocupación infligir castigos colectivos, expropiar bienes privados y públicos, expulsar a los habitantes de una zona, instalar a colonos y modificar las leyes que están en vigor en un territorio. The Fourth Geneva Convention specifically prohibited occupying forces from inflicting collective punishments, expropriating private or public property, expelling inhabitants, installing settlers and amending the legislation already applicable in the territory.
Al expropiar nuestros recursos, se nos suministran espadas e instrumentos creados para nuestra propia inmolación. Through the expropriation of our resources, we are supplied with swords and instruments created for our self-immolation.
No se trata de expropiar sino de distribuir equitativamente las tierras. That was not expropriation but, rather, equitable distribution of land.
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