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Translation of "collapse" - English-Portuguese dictionary

collapse

verb   /kəˈlæps/ ( present participle collapsing, past tense and past participle collapsed)
to fall down, sometimes breaking into pieces desmoronar, desabar The roof collapsed under the weight of the snow.
If someone collapses, they fall down, usually as a result of being sick or weak. desmaiar He collapsed and died of a heart attack.
collapse   /kəˈlæps/ noun [no plural]
colapso, derrocada the collapse of a building during the earthquake
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