carencia

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See also: carência

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin carentia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /kaˈɾenθja/, [kaˈɾẽn̟.θja]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /kaˈɾensja/, [kaˈɾẽn.sja]

Noun[edit]

carencia f (plural carencias)

  1. lack, shortage
    Hay una carencia de agua.There is a lack of water.
    Synonyms: carestía, penuria, escasez, falta

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