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arrest / detención
arrest   [əˈrest]
A. -noun
a. [of person]   detenciónoun (f)
b. [of goods]   secuestro (m)
·to make an arrest
·hacer una detenciónoun
·to be under arrest
·estar detenido
·you're under arrest
·queda usted detenido
·to put or place somebody under arrest
·detener or arrestar a somebody, someone
B. -transitive verb
1. [+criminal]   detener
2. [+attention]   atraer
3. [+progress, decay etcetera]
(=halt)   detener,   parar
(=hinder)   obstaculizar
·measures to arrest inflation
·medidas para detener la inflaciónoun
C. -compound
·arrest warrant   -noun   orden (f) de detenciónoun
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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