lejano
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lejano(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (far away in space)
a. distant
Estas historias de hadas fueron escritas en un país lejano.These fairy tales were written in a distant country.
2. (far away in time)
a. distant
Algunos predicen grandes desastres climáticos en un futuro no muy lejano.Some predict major climate disasters in the not too distant future.
3. (not closely related)
a. distant
Descubrimos que somos parientes lejanos.We found out we are distant relatives.
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lejano
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. distant
el Lejano, -a Orientethe Far East
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lejano
adjective
1 (en el espacio, en el tiempo) distant
en un futuro no muy lejano in the not too distant future; en aquellas épocas lejanas in those distant o far-off times; un país lejano a far-off country; Lejano Oeste Far West; Lejano Oriente Far East
2 [+pariente] distant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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