Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin inquināre (to dirty, pollute).

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  • Hyphenation: in‧qui‧nar

Verb edit

inquinar (first-person singular present inquino, first-person singular preterite inquinei, past participle inquinado)

  1. (transitive) to infect
  2. (transitive) to corrupt
  3. (transitive) to dirty, stain

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Further reading edit

  • inquinar” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin inquināre (to defile, to stain).

Verb edit

inquinar (first-person singular present inquino, first-person singular preterite inquiné, past participle inquinado)

  1. to infect
  2. to stain

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