Spanish translation of 'captivity'
⇒ bred in captivity
criado en cautividad
⇒ to hold or keep sb in captivity
tener a algn en cautividad or en cautiverio
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Following thirteen generations in captivity , none of the horses had experienced anything resembling a wild existence.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
Nor was Tamylan allowed to leave the chamber, although the slave did not seem nearly as bothered by captivity as her mistress.TREASON KEEP (2001)
We have not seen the studbook since 1994 so didn't know what the situation was in captivity.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
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Translation of captivity from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary