English for Pharmacists > Intermediate Level > Vocabulary > Verbs

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Spanish English Definition
Advertir

To warn
X

To make aware in advance of actual or potential harm, danger, or evil.
X

Agitar

To shake
X

To cause to move alternately in different directions with jerky movements; to agitate.
X

Aliviar

To relieve
X

To make pain or a bad feeling less severe; to alleviate.
X

Aprender

To learn
X

To gain knowledge, comprehension, or mastery through experience or study.
X

Aumentar

To increase
X

To make something become larger in amount or size.
X

Comprender

To understand
X

To know the meaning of something that someone says.
X

Conservar

To preserve
X

To keep something the same or prevent it from being damaged or destroyed.
X

Contener

To contain
X

To have something inside or include something as a part.
X

Crecer

To grow
X

To develop and become bigger or taller as time passes.
X

Desarrollar

To develop
X

To grow or change and become more advanced.
X

Descontinuar

To discontinue
X

To stop doing or providing something; to end; to abandon.
X

Desencadenar

To trigger
X

To put in motion or move to act; to set off; to initiate.
X

Doler

To hurt
X

To feel pain in a part of your body, or to injure someone or cause them pain.
X

Evitar

To avoid
X

To keep away from or stop oneself from doing something.
X

Fabricar

To manufacture
X

To produce something, usually in large numbers in a factory.
X

Fumar

To smoke
X

To draw in and exhale smoke from a cigarette, cigar, or pipe.
X

Gastar

To spend
X

To give money as a payment for something.
X

Inhalar

To inhale
X

To breathe air, smoke, or gas into your lungs.
X

Liberar

To release
X

To let a substance flow out from somewhere.
X

Llevar a cabo

To conduct
X

To organize and perform a particular activity.
X

Morir

To die
X

To stop living.
X

Permitir

To allow
X

To give permission for someone to do something, or to not prevent something from happening.
X

Promover

To promote
X

To encourage something to happen or develop.
X

Proveer

To provide
X

To make available for use; to supply.
X

Reducir

To reduce
X

To make something smaller in size, amount, degree or importance.
X

Respirar

To breathe
X

To take air into and out of the lungs.
X

Restablecer

To restore
X

To return something or someone to an earlier good condition or position.
X

Resumir

To summarize
X

To express the most important facts or ideas about something in a short and clear form.
X

Sufrir

To suffer
X

To have an illness or other health problem.
X

Suministrar

To supply
X

To make available for use; to provide.
X

Validar

To validate
X

To make something officially acceptable or approved, especially after examining it.
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