amarar(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (aviation)
a. to land on the sea
Para llegar a la pequeña isla, viajamos en un hidroavión y amaramos junto a la playa.To get to the small island, we flew on a seaplane and landed on the sea by the beach.
b. to ditch (in an emergency)
Cuando el segundo motor se apagó, el piloto tuvo que amarar en medio del océano.When the second engine stopped working, the pilot had to ditch the plane in the middle of the ocean.
2. (aerospace)
a. to splash down
La cápsula espacial amaró cerca de las islas de Hawaii, donde los astronautas fueron recogidos por un barco de la armada.The space capsule splashed down close to the Hawaiian Islands, where the astronauts where picked up by a Navy ship.
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amarar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (hidroavión)
a. to land at sea
2. (vehículo espacial)
a. to splash down
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amarar
intransitive verb
[+hidroavión] to land on the sea; (on the sea) [+nave espacial] to splash down; touch down; (forzosamente) to ditch;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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