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purdah

  
   n  
  (in India etc)   
reclusión    f   femenina  
to be in purdah        (fig)   estar en cuarentena  
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pud, purchase, pure, purl

to be in purdah exp.
estar en cuarentena
[Fig.]

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"purdah": examples and translations in context
Practices such as purdah in Islamic or Hindu societies limit women's access to treatment if a female health-care provider is not available. Prácticas como el purdah en las sociedades islámicas o hindúes limitan el acceso de la mujer al tratamiento si no se lo puede dispensar una trabajadora de la salud.
Why not? I believe in the purdah, but I would have told her you were my brother. Creo en el purdah, pero le habría dicho que era usted mi hermano.
On the other hand, women were obliged to observe purdah and were not allowed to go out unless accompanied by close male relatives. Por otra parte, las mujeres estaban obligadas a observar el purdah y no se les permitía salir, a menos que fueran acompañadas de familiares masculinos próximos.
During the period before marriage, many girls are kept in purdah, confined to their houses as a means of ensuring their purity. Durante el período anterior al matrimonio, muchas jóvenes visten la purdah y están confinadas en sus casas como medio de preservar su pureza.
We thought you were in purdah, Miss Whelan! ¡Pensamos que estaba en purdah, Señorita Whelan!
work in places where there is no purdah? en lugares donde no hay purdah?
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