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smear

  
a       n  
1    (=mark)   mancha    f  
2      (fig)   (=libel)   calumnia    f  
3      (Med)   frotis    m  
b       vt  
1    untar  
to smear one's face with blood      untarse la cara de sangre  
to smear wet paint      manchar la pintura fresca  
2      [+print, lettering etc]   borrar
3      (fig)   (=libel)   calumniar, difamar  
to smear sb as a traitor      tachar a algn de traidor  
to smear sb because of his past      tachar a algn por su pasado  
4      (US)  
**   (=defeat)   derrotar sin esfuerzo
c       vi  
[paint, ink etc]  
correrse
d       cpd  
  smear campaign      n   campaña    f   de difamación  
  smear tactics      npl   tácticas    fpl   de difamación  
  smear test      n     (Med)   frotis    m  , citología    f     


Pap smear   , Pap test      n   frotis    m   (cervical)
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
smear layer n.
barrillo dentinario

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
exp.
frotis vaginal
exp.
manchar la pintura fresca
exp.
tachar a algn de traidor
exp.
untarse la cara de sangre
exp.
tachar a algn por su pasado
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'smear' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
exp.
smear campaign
exp.
smear campaign
exp.
to smear sb
[Latam] Caribe, Cono Sur
v.
to smear o.s. with
exp.
smear one's fingers with ink
exp.
to smear {o} slander sb
[Dated] (MODISMOS)
exp.
to smear ink on one's fingers
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"smear": examples and translations in context
A laboratory smear poses no risk. Un frotis de laboratorio no ofrece ningún riesgo.
Blood smear infected with malaria Plasmodium. Frotis de sangre infectada por Plasmodio de la malaria.
You held yourself neutral in the media during the worst smear. Mantuviste tu perfil neutro en los medios durante la mayor difamación.
There was a smear on the window at the hotel. Había una mancha en la ventana del hotel.
Imagine that you see a smear of blood on the ground. Imaginen que ven una mancha de sangre en el suelo.
Prepare a thin blood smear as described below and examine parasite maturation under a light microscope. Preparar un frotis de sangre delgado como se describe a continuación y examinar la maduración del parásito al microscopio óptico.
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