be used for
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be used for(
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. utilizarse para
What is this? - I think it is a tool that is used for painting.¿Qué es esto? - Pienso que es una herramienta que se utiliza para pintar.
b. usarse para
Multi-purpose products help me reduce clutter in the kitchen. For example, this gadget is used for chopping, grating, and straining.Los productos multiusos me ayudan a reducir el desorden en la cocina. Por ejemplo, este aparato se usa para picar, rallar, y colar.
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