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hail

verb /heil/
to shout to in order to attract attention
llamar
We hailed a taxi The captain hailed the passing ship.
to greet or welcome (a person, thing etc) as something
llamar
His discovery was hailed as a great step forward in medicine.
hail from phrasal verb to come from or belong to (a place)
ser oriundo/natural de
He hails from Texas.
(Definition of hail from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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