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Spanish translation of “main”

main

adjective /mein/
chief, principal or most important the main purpose the main character in the story. mainly adverb more (of) the thing mentioned than anything else; mostly or largely
principalmente, sobre todo, en su mayoría
This skirt is mainly dark grey.
mainland noun a large piece of land as compared with neighbouring islands Britain is not part of the mainland of Europe mainland Greece. mainspring noun the chief spring, especially the spring that causes the wheels to move in a watch or clock. mainstream noun the chief direction or trend of a system of theories, developments etc The song catapulted her into the mainstream.
(Definition of main from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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