Traducción: de espanol

to seek political asylum

  • 1 asilarse

    VPR
    1) (=refugiarse) to take refuge (en in)
    (Pol) to seek political asylum
    2) [anciano etc] to enter a home, enter an institution
    * * *
    vpr
    [refugiado político] to obtain (political) asylum
    * * *
    v/r POL seek asylum

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