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collapse / colapso
 
collapse   [kəˈlæps]
A. -noun   (medicine)   colapso (m)
a. [of building, roof, floor]   hundimiento (m),   desplome (m)
b. [of government]   caída (f)
c. [of plans, scheme]   fracaso (m)   (financial)   ruina (f)
d. [of civilization, society]   ocaso (m)   (commerce)
e. [of business]   quiebra (f)
f. [of prices]   hundimiento (m),   caída (f)
B. -intransitive verb
1. [person]   (medicine)   sufrir un colapso   (with laughter)   morirse (de risa)
[building, roof, floor]   hundirse,   desplomarse
[civilization, society]   desaparecer,   extinguirse
[government]   caer
[scheme]   fracasar
[business]   quebrar
[prices]   hundirse,   bajar repentinamente
·the bridge collapsed during the storm
·el puente se vino abajo durante la tormenta
·the deal collapsed
·el negocio fracasó
·the company collapsed
·la compañía quebró or se hundió
2. (=fold down)   plegarse,   doblarse
 
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