hoarding
noun
1. (act of obsessive accumulation) 
Her paper hoarding led to her death when her house caught fire and she couldn't escape.Su acaparamiento de papeles la llevó a la muerte cuando su casa se incendió y no pudo escapar.
2. (fence) (United Kingdom) 
a. la valla (F) 
The building site hoarding at the quay was painted to spruce up the area a bit.Se pintó la valla de las obras del muelle para adecentar la zona un poco.
3. (advertising medium) (United Kingdom) 
The hoardings at the airport promote local tourist sites.Las vallas publicitarias del aeropuerto promueven los sitios de interés turístico de la zona.
b. el espectacular (M) (Mexico) 
The hoardings at the match in Rome promoted prosciutto, parmesan, and coffee.Los espectaculares en el partido de Roma publicitaban jamón, queso parmesano y café.
hoarding
Noun
1. (of food, money) 
a. el acaparamiento m, acopio (M) 
2. (display board) (United Kingdom) 
a. la valla publicitaria (F) 
hoarding [ˈhɔːdɪŋ]
noun
(fence) valla (f); (for advertisements) valla (f) publicitaria;
hoarding [ˈhɔːdɪŋ]
noun
(act) acumulación (f); retención (f)
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