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Spanish translation of “perforate”

perforate

verb /ˈpəːfəreit/
to make a hole or holes in, especially a line of small holes in paper, so that it may be torn easily
perforar
Sheets of postage stamps are perforated.
perforated adjective
perforado
a perforated teabag.
perforation noun a small hole, or a number or line of small holes, made in a sheet of paper etc
perforación
The purpose of the perforation(s) is to make the paper easier to tear.
the act of perforating or being perforated.
perforación; perforado
(Definition of perforate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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