caducar

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caducar(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to fall due)
a. to expire
Mi carnet de conducir caducó y todavía no lo renové.My driver's license expired and I haven't renewed it yet.
b. to be no longer valid
Los derechos de autor del libro caducarán en 75 años.The book's copyright will no longer be valid in 75 years.
c. to lapse
Dejé caducar mi suscripción a la revista académica y ya no recibo ediciones.I let my subscription to the academic journal lapse and I no longer receive issues.
2. (to go bad)
a. to be past its use-by date
La leche caducó. ¡No la bebas!The milk is past its use-by date. Don't drink it!
b. to go past its sell-by date
Los cereales habían caducado, pero los comí igual porque me moría de hambre.The cereal had gone past its sell-by date, but I ate it anyway because I was starving.
c. to expire (medication)
Este remedio contra el resfrío caducó hace tres meses, así que no te va a hacer efecto.This flu medication expired three months ago, so it won't have any effect on you.
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caducar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (carné, ley, pasaporte)
a. to expire
2. (alimento, medicamento)
a. to pass its use-by date
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caducar
intransitive verb
1 (Com) (Jur) to expire; lapse; [+permiso, plazo] to run out; [+costumbre] to fall into disuse
esta oferta caduca el 31 de mayo valid until 31 May; this offer runs until 31 May; el abono ha caducado the season ticket has expired
2 [+comida] to be o go past its sell-by date
estas latas han caducado lo vendieron barato porque pensaban que el danés había caducado como si fuera un yogurt
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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