In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(uso)el manejo de la máquina es muy sencillo — the machine is easy to use / operate
- esto facilita el manejo del diccionario — this makes using the dictionary easier
- su excelente manejo de la cámara — his excellent camerawork
- su manejo de la lengua — the way he uses the language
2(de un asunto, negocio)managementel mal manejo de los fondos públicos — the mismanagement / mishandling of public funds
3Latin AmericaMotor Vehiclesdriving
4manejos masculine plural(intrigas)schemingschemes
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