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Spanish Word of the Day: Enfermar

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Enfermar

Léxico relacionado con la salud

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 6/19/2010
Word: Enfermar
(en-fer-MAR), verbo transitivo e intransitivo.
English: To fall ill, toget sick
Etymology: Del latín infirmare
Meaning: 1. Causar enfermedad.
2. Debilitar, quitar firmeza, menoscabar, invalidar.
3. Contraer enfermedad.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la salud
Example:

El río abarca la realidad y la diversidad del enfermar humano y en sus dos orillas, la de la fenomenología y la de la experiencia, brillan los faros que deben guiar la difícil singladura de sus aguas.

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