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
En el gigantesco y no rastreable pantano Fakahatchee. Yeah, into the gigantic and trackless Fakahatchee swamp.
Cuando empezé esto era un pantano. When I started, all there was was swamp.
- Eso nunca cruzará el pantano. That will never go across the marsh.
Una carreta entrando al pantano, atascándose y hundiéndose. A pony and trap going into the marsh, getting stuck and sinking.
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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