deforestation
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deforestation(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la deforestación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The boom in industry resulted in a severe deforestation of the area.El auge en la industria tuvo como resultado la deforestación marcada del área.
b. la desforestación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The arrival of invasive species is often caused by deforestation.La llegada de especies invasoras muchas veces se debe a la desforestación.
c. la despoblación forestal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Continued deforestation of the rainforest has caused many animals to lose their natural habitat.La continua despoblación forestal de la selva ha causado que muchos animales perdieran su hábitat natural.
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deforestation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la de(s)forestación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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deforestation [diːˌfɒrəˈsteɪʃən]
noun
deforestación (f); despoblación (f) forestal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "deforestation"
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deforestation is a major problem
la deforestación es un problema grave
stop deforestation
ponerle fin a la deforestación
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