por detrás de
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por detrás de(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (around the rear of)
a. behind
Para llegar al ayuntamiento, tienen que seguir la calle que va por detrás de la catedral.To get to the city hall, you have to follow the street that runs behind the cathedral.
2. (in a less advanced position than)
a. behind
El país está por detrás de otros en lo que a tecnología se refiere, pero no así en las artes.The country is behind others as far as technology is concerned, but not so when it comes to the arts.
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