aflorar

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aflorar(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to come to the surface)
a. to rise to the surface
El agua del manantial afloró de la tierra y se fue corriendo por las rocas.The water from the spring rose to the surface of the earth and ran down the boulders.
Cuando se retiró la marea, afloraron las algas.When the tide receded, the seaweed rose to the surface.
2. (to show up)
a. to surface
La ira de Paul solo afloraba en situaciones de estrés.Paul's anger would only surface in stressful situations.
3. (geology)
a. to outcrop
En grandes extensiones de Illinois, afloran formaciones rocosas.Rock formations outcrop over wide areas of Illinois.
b. to crop out
A lo largo de la costa, afloran areniscas silúricas.Silurian sandstone crops out along the coast.
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aflorar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (surgir)
a. to (come to the) surface, to show
aflorar a la superficieto come to the surface
2. (mineral)
a. to outcrop
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aflorar
intransitive verb
(Geología) to crop out; outcrop; (surgir) to come to the surface; emerge;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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