underlying
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underlying(
uhn
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duhr
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lay
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ihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (fundamental)
a. subyacente
I believe the underlying cause of her heart attack was stress.Yo creo que la causa subyacente de su infarto fue el estrés.
2. (that is underneath)
a. subyacente
The dermis is the tough and resilient underlying tissue that protects the body from injury.La dermis es el tejido subyacente, fuerte y elástico que protege el cuerpo de las heridas.
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underlying
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. subyacente
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underlying [ˈʌndəˈlaɪɪŋ]
adjective
1 (fundamental) [+cause, theme] subyacente
the underlying problem is that ... el problema subyacente or de fondo es que ...
2 [+rock, soil, bone] subyacente
3 (Economics) [+rate, inflation, trend] subyacente
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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