de tierra
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de tierra
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (terra firma)
a. land
Los continentes son grandes masas de tierra separadas entre sí por océanos.Continents are large land masses separated from each other by oceans.
b. of land
Lo primero que hizo mi abuelo cuando llegó al Nuevo Mundo fue comprar una parcela de tierra y construirse una casa.The first thing my grandfather did when he arrived in the New World was to buy a plot of land and build a house.
2. (material)
a. earth
De acuerdo con el estudio, los temblores de tierra estuvieron causados por fracking.According to the study, the earth tremors were caused by fracking.
b. of earth
El hijo del fallecido tomó un puñado de tierra y lo tiró sobre el ataúd.The deceased's son took a handful of earth and threw it over the coffin.
c. of soil
Las capas superiores de tierra son las menos compactas.The upper layers of soil are the least compact.
d. dirt
Un camino de tierra conducía de la casa al bosque.A dirt track led from the house to the forest.
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