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accident / accidente
accident   [ˈæksɪdənt]
A. -noun
1. (=mishap)   accidente (m)
·to meet with or have an accident
·tener or sufrir un accidente
a. it'noun an accident waiting to happen   es un peligro en potencia
·accidents will happen
·son cosas que pasan
2. (=unforeseen event)   casualidad (f)
·by accident
(=by chance)   por or de casualidad
(=unintentionally)   sin querer,   involuntariamente
·by some accident I found myself there
·me encontré allí por accidente
·more by accident than design
·masculineánoun por casualidad que por intenciónoun
·I'masculine sorry, it was an accident
·lo siento, lo hice sin querer
·it'noun no accident that ...
·no es casualidad or casual que ...
3. (geology, philosophy)   accidente (m)
B. -compound
·Accident and Emergency Department   -noun   (in hospital)   Urgencias feminine plural
·(road) accident figures   -noun plural   cifras feminine plural de accidentes (en carretera)
·accident insurance   -noun   seguro (m) contra accidentes
·accident prevention   -noun   prevenciónoun (f) de accidentes
·(road) accident statistics   -noun plural   estadísticas feminine plural de accidentes (en carretera)
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