desfasar
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desfasar(
dehs
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fah
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sahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to discontinue)
a. to phase out
La empresa desfasó uno de sus productos light porque no tenía suficiente demanda.The company phased out one of its light products because there wasn't enough demand.
2. (electricity)
a. to change the phase of
La falla eléctrica desfasó el sonido del micrófono.The electrical failure changed the phase of the microphone.
desfasarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (to be delayed)
a. to lag
La película estaba en el clímax cuando el audio empezó a desfasarse.The movie was at its climax when the audio started lagging.
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desfasar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (electronics)
a. to phase out
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desfasar
transitive verb
1 (dejar anticuado) to phase out
2 (Electricidad y Eléctronica) to change the phase of
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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