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encompass

[ɪn'kʌmpǝs]

VT

  1. (=surround) cercar, rodear (with de)

  2. (=include) abarcar

  3. (=bring about) lograr, efectuar

Examples from texts

The mission of a RICU would go beyond reducing health care costs: it would encompass the enhancement of efficient use of existing ICU resources.
Las UCRI tendrían como misión no sólo reducir los costes sanitarios, sino también favorecer un uso más eficiente de los recursos existentes en las UCI.
© SEPAR - Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica
© SEPAR - Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica
For the purpose of this Regulation, the territory of the Community should be deemed to encompass the territories of the Member States to which the Treaty is applicable, under the conditions laid down in that Treaty.
A efectos del presente Reglamento, debe considerarse que el territorio comunitario abarca los territorios de los Estados miembros a los que se aplica el Tratado, en las condiciones establecidas en el mismo.
Then Kelly spread her arms and said this is it, encompassing the darkness, the dust, the lowered shades.
Entonces Kelly abrió los brazos y dijo aquí está. Abarcaba la oscuridad, el polvo, las cortinas bajadas.
Bolano, Roberto / 2666Bolano, Roberto / 2666
2666
Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 por herederos de Roberto Bolaño
2666
Bolano, Roberto
© 2004 by the heirs of Roberto Bolaño
© 2008 by Natasha Wimmer
the effective removal of surplus small arms encompassing safe storage as well as quick and effective destruction of these weapons and their ammunition, preferably under international supervision;
la retirada efectiva de los excedentes de armas de pequeño calibre, incluido su almacenamiento seguro y la destrucción rápida y eficaz de este tipo de armas y su munición, preferiblemente bajo supervisión internacional;
This Standard uses the term disclosure in a broad sense, encompassing items presented on the face of each financial statement as well as in the notes to the financial statements.
En esta Norma se utiliza el término presentación en su más amplio sentido, incluyendo en él tanto la información que se encuentra en los estados financieros principales como la que se desarrolla en las notas a los mismos.
An effective plan of action encompassing strategies at the national, regional and global levels to halt and reverse environmental degradation is needed.
Se necesita un plan de acción eficaz que abargue estrategias a niveles nacional, regional y mundial para detener e invertir la degradación ambiental.
© 2010 Naciones Unidas
© United Nations 2010

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encompass1/3
ɪn'kʌmpǝscercar; rodear (with de)

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encompass

verb
Basic forms
Pastencompassed
Imperativeencompass
Present Participle (Participle I)encompassing
Past Participle (Participle II)encompassed
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I encompasswe encompass
you encompassyou encompass
he/she/it encompassesthey encompass
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am encompassingwe are encompassing
you are encompassingyou are encompassing
he/she/it is encompassingthey are encompassing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have encompassedwe have encompassed
you have encompassedyou have encompassed
he/she/it has encompassedthey have encompassed
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been encompassingwe have been encompassing
you have been encompassingyou have been encompassing
he/she/it has been encompassingthey have been encompassing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I encompassedwe encompassed
you encompassedyou encompassed
he/she/it encompassedthey encompassed
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was encompassingwe were encompassing
you were encompassingyou were encompassing
he/she/it was encompassingthey were encompassing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had encompassedwe had encompassed
you had encompassedyou had encompassed
he/she/it had encompassedthey had encompassed
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been encompassingwe had been encompassing
you had been encompassingyou had been encompassing
he/she/it had been encompassingthey had been encompassing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will encompasswe shall/will encompass
you will encompassyou will encompass
he/she/it will encompassthey will encompass
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be encompassingwe shall/will be encompassing
you will be encompassingyou will be encompassing
he/she/it will be encompassingthey will be encompassing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have encompassedwe shall/will have encompassed
you will have encompassedyou will have encompassed
he/she/it will have encompassedthey will have encompassed
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been encompassingwe shall/will have been encompassing
you will have been encompassingyou will have been encompassing
he/she/it will have been encompassingthey will have been encompassing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would encompasswe should/would encompass
you would encompassyou would encompass
he/she/it would encompassthey would encompass
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be encompassingwe should/would be encompassing
you would be encompassingyou would be encompassing
he/she/it would be encompassingthey would be encompassing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have encompassedwe should/would have encompassed
you would have encompassedyou would have encompassed
he/she/it would have encompassedthey would have encompassed
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been encompassingwe should/would have been encompassing
you would have been encompassingyou would have been encompassing
he/she/it would have been encompassingthey would have been encompassing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am encompassedwe are encompassed
you are encompassedyou are encompassed
he/she/it is encompassedthey are encompassed
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being encompassedwe are being encompassed
you are being encompassedyou are being encompassed
he/she/it is being encompassedthey are being encompassed
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been encompassedwe have been encompassed
you have been encompassedyou have been encompassed
he/she/it has been encompassedthey have been encompassed
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was encompassedwe were encompassed
you were encompassedyou were encompassed
he/she/it was encompassedthey were encompassed
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being encompassedwe were being encompassed
you were being encompassedyou were being encompassed
he/she/it was being encompassedthey were being encompassed
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been encompassedwe had been encompassed
you had been encompassedyou had been encompassed
he/she/it had been encompassedthey had been encompassed
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be encompassedwe shall/will be encompassed
you will be encompassedyou will be encompassed
he/she/it will be encompassedthey will be encompassed
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been encompassedwe shall/will have been encompassed
you will have been encompassedyou will have been encompassed
he/she/it will have been encompassedthey will have been encompassed