n (pl axes /ˈæksiːz/)
- 1.1 eje (m) 1.2the Axis [Hist] el EjeMore example sentences
- Its name originated as a cover term for the countries which fought against the Axis in the Second World War.
- Unlike the Grand Alliance, the Axis coalition formed by the pact had no agreed strategy for fighting the war.
- In North Africa, it represented the whole Free World against the Axis powers - Germany and Italy.
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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.