Translation of prevalent in Spanish:


frecuente, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈprɛv(ə)lənt//ˈprɛv(ə)l(ə)nt/


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    in areas where the disease is prevalent en zonas donde la enfermedad está extendida
    • Of course, the homophobia prevalent in the general population is the reason why the latents remain latents.
    • But crime is most prevalent in those urban areas where the multiply disadvantaged dwell.
    • This is just another example of the insidious prying into peoples' lives that is so prevalent in our society today.
    • Pilots have spoken of the dangerous winds prevalent in the area where the friends were last heard from.
    • Many such areas are forested, and human activity is generally more prevalent.
    • When not targeting suspected burglars' homes, the squad patrols areas where thefts are prevalent.
    • Such intrusions are becoming more prevalent in society because of the advance of technology.
    • They have perhaps rejected the view of their parents or a prevalent view in society.
    • Divorce is far more prevalent today, ending nearly half of all marriages compared to little more than a quarter back then.
    • Which, some persons have been heard to observe, is why we have some of the social problems prevalent today.
    • Among this group smoking is less prevalent than in the general population.
    • Hip fractures are also more prevalent in areas with fluoridated water.
    • So where does it come from, who is responsible and why is it more prevalent today than at any time previously?
    • The racism our parent's faced in the past is far less prevalent today than it was decades ago.
    • Although the above only refers to the blogosphere, the same issues are prevalent in other areas of our lives too.
    • It has two corollaries that challenge conceptions prevalent in some societies and ideologies.
    • One of the most prevalent crimes in wide-open areas like Wiltshire is theft from cars.
    • A few samples exhibited particularly prevalent areas of endolithic borings around the margins of the rostra.
    • Usually, caregiving is taken up as part of the informal set up of the family that is prevalent in society.
    • Scraps of food and paper were evident in in the lane and a strong fishy odour was prevalent in the area.