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EtymologyEdit

Unknown; possibly Germanic (compare English slide, Proto-Indo-European *(s)ley- (to be slippery, slide)). Cognate with Galician deslizar and Spanish deslizar.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

deslizar (first-person singular present indicative deslizo, past participle deslizado)

  1. to slip; to slide
  2. (computing) to swipe (to interact with a touch screen)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown; possibly Germanic (compare English slide, Proto-Indo-European *(s)ley- (to be slippery, slide)). Cognate with Portuguese deslizar.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /desliˈθaɾ/, [d̪esliˈθaɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /desliˈsaɾ/, [d̪esliˈsaɾ]

VerbEdit

deslizar (first-person singular present deslizo, first-person singular preterite deslicé, past participle deslizado)

  1. to slip
  2. to slide

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.

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