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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (born too early)
a. prematuro
The doctors were concerned about the premature baby's health.Los doctores se preocuparon por la salud del bebé prematuro.
2. (occurring too early)
a. precoz
My brother spoke with a urologist to treat his premature ejaculation.Mi hermano habló con un urólogo para tratar su eyaculación precoz.
b. prematuro
Your decision to drop out of university after just two months seems premature.Tu decisión de abandonar la universidad después de solo dos meses parece prematura.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. prematuro(a)
2. (colloquial)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
you're being a bit premature!¡te estás adelantando un poco!
premature ejaculationeyaculación precoz
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premature [ˈpremətʃʊəʳ]
[+baby, ageing, baldness] prematuro; [+ejaculation] precoz
These approved sunscreen ingredients do prevent premature aging caused by solar damage
it would be premature to conclude that ... sería prematuro deducir que ...; he was (born) five weeks premature nació con cinco semanas de antelación; I think you're being a little premature creo que te estás adelantando a los acontecimientos
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