Translation of "span" - English-Spanish dictionary

span

noun uk /spæn/ us /spæn/

the period of time that something exists or happens

intervalo, duración
an average life span of 70 years
verb uk /spæn/ us /spæn/ present participle spanning, past tense and past participle spanned

to continue for a particular amount of time

durar, abarcar
Her acting career spanned almost 40 years.

(Translation of “span” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

span

noun /spӕn/

the length between the supports of a bridge or arch

luz, palmo
The first span of the bridge is one hundred metres long.

the full time for which anything lasts

espacio, período, lapso
Seventy or eighty years is the normal span of a man’s life.

(Translation of “span” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)