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depress / deprimir
 
depress   [dɪˈpres]   -transitive verb
1. [+person]
(=make miserable)   deprimir,   abatir
(=discourage)   desalentar   (psychology)   tener un efecto depresivo sobre   (medicine)
[+immune system]   deprimir
2. (finance)
[+trade, price]   reducir
3. formal usage
(=press down)
[+button, accelerator]   apretar
[+lever]   bajar
 
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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