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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin lanceāre, present active infinitive of lanceō, from Latin lancea, of Celtiberian origin. Compare Catalan llançar, Asturian llanzar, French lancer, Italian lanciare, Occitan and Portuguese lançar. Doublet of lancear, a later borrowing.

VerbEdit

lanzar (first-person singular present lanzo, first-person singular preterite lancé, past participle lanzado)

  1. to throw
  2. to launch
  3. to pitch, in baseball

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.

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