1 (Téc) stop, catch, (Aut) oil seal
(=reserva) reserve, store
tener algo de retén to have sth in reserve
3 (Mil) reserves pl , reinforcements pl
hombre de retén reserve
estar de retén to be on call
[+de policía] roadblock, police roadblock
(=correccional) remand home
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary
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