Translation of cordon sanitaire in Spanish:

cordon sanitaire

cordón sanitario, n.

Pronunciation /ˌkɔrdɔn ˌsɑniˈtɛr/ /kɔːˌdɒ̃ sanɪˈtɛː/

nounplural cordon sanitaires

Politics
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    cordón sanitario masculine
    • The bottom line: a cordon sanitaire between local law enforcement and immigration authorities that creates a safe haven for illegal criminals.