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Spanish Word of the Day: Secuestro

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Vocabulario relacionado con los delitos II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 4/16/2012
Word: Secuestro
(se-CUES-tro), sustantivo masculino
English: Kidnapping
Etymology: Del latín sequestrum
Meaning: Retener indebidamente a una persona para exigir dinero por su rescate, o para otros fines.
Topic:Vocabulario relacionado con los delitos II

¿Qué trascendencia puede tener que, en uno de sus muchos predios, se robe una bestia, se cometa un crimen o se esconda un secuestro?