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Spanish translation of “vary”


verb /ˈveəri/
to make, be or become different These apples vary in size from small to medium. variable adjective that may be varied
The speed of the food mixer is variable.
(of eg winds, weather etc) liable or likely to change
variable, inestable
British weather is very variable.
variably adverb
variability noun (plural variabilities)
variation noun the extent to which a thing changes In this climate there can be great variations in temperature thorughout the day. one of a series of musical elaborations made on a basic theme or melody Brahms’ variations on Haydn’s ‘St Anthony’s Chorale’. varied adjective He has had a very varied career.
(Definition of vary from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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