el deshielo
-the thaw
See the entry for deshielo.


A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (unfreezing)
a. thaw
El caudal del río aumenta durante la época de deshielo.The flow of river water increases during the thaw season.
El deshielo comenzó temprano este año.The thaw began early this year.
b. melting
El calentamiento global está acelerando el deshielo del permafrost.Global warming is accelerating the melting of the permafrost.
2. (relaxation)
a. thaw
Obama contribuyó al deshielo de las tensiones entre los Estados Unidos y Cuba.Obama played a part in the thaw in tensions between the United States and Cuba.
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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. thaw
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
[de nieve] thaw; [de congelador] defrosting
deshielo diplomático diplomatic thaw
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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