In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(deducir)to inferto deduceinferir algo de algo — to infer / deduce sth from sth
- de todo ello se infiere que … — from this it may be deduced / inferred that …
2formal(puñalada/golpe/herida) to inflict formalel asaltante le infirió una puñalada — the attacker inflicted a stab wound on him
- puede inferir un daño irreparable a nuestra juventud — it could cause / do irreparable harm to our young people
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