abarcar

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Aragonese[edit]

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abarcar

  1. to dodge

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *abbracchicāre (later contracted to *abbraccāre in Proto-Romance), from Latin bracchium (arm).

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abarcar (first-person singular present indicative abarco, past participle abarcado)

  1. to encompass (include)
    Synonyms: englobar, compreender

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a variant of abracar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abarˈkaɾ/, [aβarˈkaɾ]

Verb[edit]

abarcar (first-person singular present abarco, first-person singular preterite abarqué, past participle abarcado)

  1. to embrace, to encompass
    Synonym: englobar
  2. to range, to span
  3. to comprise, to make up, to contain, to include
  4. to take in
  5. to clasp
  6. to undertake, to embark upon
  7. to monopolize, to corner
    Synonym: acaparar

Conjugation[edit]

  • c becomes qu before e.

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