Translation of communal in Spanish:

communal

Pronunciation: /kəˈmjuːnl; ˈkɑːmjʊnl; ˈkɒmjʊnl; kəˈmjuːnl/

adj

  • 1.1 (shared) [land/ownership] comunal; [kitchen/bathroom] común 1.2 (in community) [life] comunitario
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    • They strengthened and gave us pride in our communal bonds.
    • This collection represents a communal plea for peace from those who have had little of it in their lives.
    • But this is a communal achievement, one that shows us a side of Belfast we never normally see.
    1.3 (between groups) [riots] interno, intestino [formal]
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    • Two people shared a room and the entire floor shared a communal bathroom and shower room.
    • If the claim is in respect of defects in the common parts or communal areas of a block of flats, the claim must be made by the Management Company or in Scotland, the Factor.
    • The wart viral infection is a common occurrence in communal bathing, spa or health club facilities.
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    • Contained in the impasse over the formation of a new government are the seeds of a descent into communal conflict and civil war.
    • Fifty-five years of rule under the national bourgeoisie has created a cauldron of ethnic and communal strife, poverty and illiteracy.
    • He argued that the attacks were not religiously motivated but designed to destabilize the country by creating communal conflicts.

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Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.