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confine / encerrar
 
confine   [kənˈfaɪn]   -transitive verb
1. (=imprison)   encerrar   (in, to   en)
·to be confined to bed
·tener que guardar cama
·to be confined to one'noun room
·no poder dejar su cuarto
2. (=limit)   limitar
·to confine o.noun. to doing something
·limitarse a hacer algo
·please confine yourself to the facts
·por favor, limítese a los hechos
·the damage is confined to this part
·el daño afecta nounólo a esta parte
·this bird is confined to Spain
·esta ave existe únicamente en España
3. (medicine)
·to be confined
[woman]   estar de parto
 
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