Translation of "wastage" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈweɪ.stɪdʒ/ us

the amount that is wasted

Water companies will have to cut down on wastage.

UK US attrition the people who leave an educational or training course before it has finished

tasa de abandono
The wastage rates on the degree courses are a cause for concern.

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