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Definición de “mark time” en inglés

mark time

to march in one place without moving forward to do little while waiting for something that is going to happen: She's just marking time until she goes off to university.
(Definition of mark time from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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