radicar
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radicar(
rrah
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dee
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kahr
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to consist)
a. to lie in
Mi terapeuta me dijo que la creatividad verdadero radica en el poder de estar consciente.My therapist told me that true creativity lies in one's ability to be mindful.
2. (to be placed)
a. to be situated
La empresa donde trabajo radica a las afueras de Madrid.The company I work for is situated on the outskirts of Madrid.
b. to be
La casa del pintor radica en el centro de la ciudad.The painter's house is downtown.
radicarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (to establish)
a. to settle in
El artista se radicó en la capital porque sus padres vivían allí.The artist settled in the city because his parents lived there.
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radicar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (consistir)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
radicar ento lie in
2. (estar situado)
a. to be (situated)
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (establecerse)
a. to settle
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radicar
intransitive verb
1 [+dificultad, problema]
radicar en to lie in; el problema no radicaba en la situación política the (root) cause of the problem was not the political situation
2 (localizarse) to be; be situated; lie
la sede principal radica en Barcelona the headquarters are in Barcelona; el centro de acogida radica dentro de la reserva natural the reception centre is inside the nature reserve
3 (Botánica) to take root
pronominal verb
radicarse to establish o.s.;en in;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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radicar en
to lie in
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