carecer

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

carecer (first-person singular present indicative careço, past participle carecido)

  1. to lack, to be lacking (in)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Carecer is normally followed by de.

Conjugation[edit]

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *carescō, from Latin careō (I lack).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

carecer (first-person singular present carezco, first-person singular preterite carecí, past participle carecido)

  1. to lack, to be lacking (in)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Carecer is normally followed by de.

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

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