generalize
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "generalise."
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to make widespread)
a. generalizar
It's unfair to generalize about everyone from the US. We don't all eat hamburgers every day.No es justo generalizar sobre toda la gente de EE. UU., no todos comemos hamburguesas todos los días.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to make generalizations)
a. generalizar
Follow-up experiments will be necessary before generalizing these results.Será necesario realizar más experimentos antes de generalizar estos resultados.
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generalize
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a.
to become generalizedgeneralizarse
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. generalizar
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generalize [ˈdʒenərəlaɪz]
intransitive verb
generalizar
to generalize about generalizar sobre; to generalize from generalizar en base a
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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