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Spanish translation of “expose”


verb /ikˈspəuz/
to uncover; to leave unprotected from (eg weather, danger, observation etc) Paintings should not be exposed to direct sunlight Don’t expose children to danger. to discover and make known (eg criminals or their activities) It was a newspaper that exposed his spying activities. by releasing the camera shutter, to allow light to fall on (a photographic film). exposure /-ʒə/ noun (an) act of exposing or state of being exposed Prolonged exposure of the skin to hot sun can be harmful. one frame of a photographic film etc
(tiempo de) exposición
I have two exposures left.
(Definition of expose from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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