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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *abbracchicāre (later contracted to *abbraccāre in Proto-Romance), from Latin bracchium (arm).

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abarcar (first-person singular present indicative abarco, past participle abarcado)

  1. to encompass (include)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a variant of abracar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /abarˈkaɾ/, [aβarˈkaɾ]

VerbEdit

abarcar (first-person singular present abarco, first-person singular preterite abarqué, past participle abarcado)

  1. to embrace, to encompass
  2. to comprise, to make up, to contain, to include
  3. to take in
  4. to clasp
  5. to undertake, to embark upon
  6. to monopolize, to corner

ConjugationEdit

  • c becomes qu before e.

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