recopilar
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recopilar(
rreh
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koh
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pee
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lahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to bring together)
a. to collect
David pasó varios años recopilando documentos de la historia de la enseñanza.David spent a number of years collecting documents relating to the history of education.
b. to gather
La policía recopiló evidencia suficiente para acusar al delincuente.The police gathered enough evidence to charge the criminal.
c. to gather together
El investigador está recopilando estudios en torno a su tema de investigación.The researcher is gathering together papers related to his research topic.
2. (to create)
a. to compile
Tomás está recopilando una antología de poemas.Tomás is compiling an anthology of poems.
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recopilar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (recoger)
a. to collect, to gather
2. (escritos, leyes)
a. to compile
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recopilar
transitive verb
1 (reunir) to compile; (resumir) to summarize
2 [+leyes] to codify
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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