pantano translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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pantano

  
      sm  
1    (=embalse)   reservoir
2    (=ciénaga)   bog, marsh
3    anticuado   (=atolladero)   fix *  , mess *     
salir de un pantano      to get out of a jam *     
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
el pantano capta las aguas de lluvia exp.
the reservoir collects rainwater

Entry related to:captar

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to get out of a jam
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'pantano' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
pantanos
n.
1) el pantano, 2) la marisma
exp.
nuevas tierras ganadas a los pantanos
"pantano": examples and translations in context
El bosque era un pantano para cuando terminamos. This entire forest was a swamp by the time we were done.
Estuvieron en el pantano y están contaminados. They've been in the swamp and they're contaminated.
Una carreta entrando al pantano, atascándose y hundiéndose. A pony and trap going into the marsh, getting stuck and sinking.
Parece que aterrizaremos en el pantano abierto. Looks like you'll be landing over open marsh.
No conozco esa parte del pantano. I don't know that part of the bog.
Juraría que hay un pantano repugnante cerca. I'll warrant there's a nasty bog nearby.
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