insalubre
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insalubre(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not healthy)
a. unhealthy
Esta dieta se ve insalubre. Tienes que consultar a un nutricionista.This diet plan looks unhealthy. You need to consult with a nutritionist.
b. insalubrious
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
El aire cerca de las fábricas está contaminado y es insalubre.The air near the factories is contaminated and is insalubrious.
2. (lacking sanitation)
a. unsanitary
Los mineros morían jóvenes porque trabajaban en condiciones insalubres.The miners died young because they were working in unsanitary conditions.
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insalubre
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. insalubrious, unhealthy
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insalubre
adjective
(insano) (gen) unhealthy; insalubrious (formal); [+condiciones] insanitary;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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