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subcutaneous

adj subcutáneo

subdural

adj subdural

sublethal

adj subletal

sublimation

n (psych) sublimación f

sublingual

adj sublingual

subluxation

n subluxación f

submandibular

adj submandibular

submental

adj submentoniano

subnormal

adj debajo de lo normal; [Note: The Spanish term subnormal is similar in meaning and usage to the English term retarded and is best avoided in medical conversations.]

subspecialist

n subespecialista mf

subspecialty

n (pl -ties) subespecialidad f

substance

n sustancia

substitute

n sustituto, (person) sustituto -ta mf; salt — sustituto de (la) sal; vt sustituir; You can substitute tortillas for bread..Puede sustituir el pan por las tortillas; [Note: The order of the two objects tortillas and bread is reversed when translating to Spanish. It may be helpful to think of sustituir as a synonym for the English verb to replace. The sentence above would then read: You can replace bread with tortillas..Puede sustituir el pan por las tortillas.]

substitution

n (psych, etc.) sustitución f

subtotal

adj subtotal

subtract

vt, vi (arith) restar; Subtract 7 from 100..Reste 7 a 100.

subungual

adj subungueal

suck

vt, vi chupar, (at mother's breast) mamar; to — one's thumb chuparse el dedo

suckle

vt amamantar, lactar, dar el pecho, dar de mamar; vi mamar

sucralfate

n sucralfato

sucralose

n sucralosa

sucrose

n sacarosa

suction

n succión f

sudden

adj súbito

suddenly

adv de repente; Did it happen suddenly?..¿ Ocurrió de repente?

sue

vt, vi demandar

sufentanil

n sufentanilo

suffer

vi sufrir; to — from padecer; She suffers from arthritis..Ella padece artritis.

sufferer

n persona que padece; asthma — persona que padece asma

suffering

n sufrimiento; to prevent suffering..evitar or prevenir el sufrimiento

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