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stand down

   vi + adv  
1    (=resign)  
[official, chairman]  

the candidate is standing down in favour of a younger person      el candidato se retira a favor de una persona más joven  
2      (Jur)  
you may stand down      usted puede retirarse  
3      (Mil)  
the troops have stood down      ha terminado el estado de alerta (militar)  
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
you may stand down exp.
usted puede retirarse

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
estar de pie
ir con la cabeza bien alta ; estar orgulloso de sí mismo
estar solo
el soporte giratorio
ser fiador
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the witness may stand down
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"stand down": examples and translations in context
Be advised your facility has been instructed to stand down. Les informamos que tienen órdenes de retirarse.
All hands stand down from combat stations. Todos pueden retirarse de sus puestos.
Now order your troops to stand down. Ahora ordena a tus tropas que se retiren.
Order the planes to stand down. Pida que los aviones se retiren.
Tell the military to stand down. Dígale a los militares que se retiren.
So unless I order our forces to stand down. A menos que ordene que nuestras fuerzas se retiren, estaré condenando a muerte a estadounidenses inocentes.
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