tardio

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See also: tardío

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From a Vulgar Latin tardīvus, from Latin tardus (slow; late; tardy). Compare French tardif, Italian tardivo, Romanian târziu, Spanish tardío.

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tardio m (feminine tardia plural tardios feminine plural tardias; comparable)

  1. belated (later in relation to the proper time)
  2. (botany, of a plant) which flourishes, ripens or fructifies after the usual timespan
  3. slow (spread over a comparatively long time)
  4. slow (taking a long time to move)
  5. late (near the end of a period of time)

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