tripular
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tripular(
tree
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poo
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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 supply with people)
a. to man
Los miembros de la tripulación fueron los últimos en tripular la lancha salvavidas.The crew members were the last to man the lifeboat.
b. to crew
Se necesitan más hombres para tripular el avión de rescate.We need more men to crew the rescue plane.
2. (to operate a vehicle)
a. to drive
Thorvaldsson tripuló la nave hacia la costa de Groenlandia.Thorvaldsson drove the ship toward the coast of Greenland.
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tripular
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to man
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tripular
transitive verb
1 [+barco, avión] to crew
2 (Automóviles) etc to drive
3 (S. Cone) to mix (up)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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