ES virar
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[virando|virado] {verb}

1. general

virar
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to port [ported|ported] {v.t.} (turn to port)
Asimismo, en el sector marítimo es relativamente sencillo virar un barco hacia otro lado, por ejemplo en un puerto como el de Rotterdam, y dirigirlo a una zona con instalaciones altamente explosivas.
In shipping too, it is relatively simple to force a ship in a port such as Rotterdam to take a different course and to direct it towards very explosive installations.
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to swing around {vb} (change direction, turn)

2. nautical science

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to tack [tacked|tacked] {v.i.} (change course once)

3. photography

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Context sentences for "virar" in English

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SpanishLa Comisión ha realizado unos progresos bastante importantes al virar hacia un sistema más actualizado de apoyo a la agricultura.
The Commission has made a fair amount of progress in changing over to a more up-to-date system of support to agriculture.