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Spanish translation of “source”


noun /soːs/
the place , person , circumstance , thing etc from which anything begins or comes
fuente , origen
They have discovered the source of the trouble .
the spring from which a river flows
nacimiento , fuente
the source of the Nile.
(Definition of source from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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