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Obtener

Léxico relacionado con Goya

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 1/5/2010
Word: Obtener
(ob-te-NER), verbo transitivo.
English: To obtain
Etymology: Del latín obtinere
Meaning: 1.- Alcanzar, conseguir y lograr algo que se merece, solicita o pretende.
2.- Tener, conservar y mantener.
3.- Fabricar o extraer un material o un producto con ciertas cosas o de cierta manera.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con Goya
Example:

Hay muchas formas de obtener dinero –le dice el maestro. La Academia de Bellas Artes de Madrid convoca concurso para artistas jóvenes.

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