Translation of competition in Spanish:

competition

Pronunciation: /ˌkɑːmpəˈtɪʃən; ˌkɒmpəˈtɪʃən/

n

  • 1 u 1.1 (competing) competencia (f) free competition (Econ) libre competencia fair/unfair competition competencia leal/desleal to be in competition with sb/sth competir* con algn/algo 1.2 (opposition) competencia (f)
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    • The company works ruthlessly to destroy any competition before the competition even gets a chance to mount a challenge in the marketplace.
    • Just be careful that you don't pan to the left or right to check out the competition.
    • Some, outside Scottish football, underestimate the competition.
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    • In prehistoric times, natural disasters and competition with other species were the main causes.
    • Plant and animal competition is most marked on fertile soils of eutrophic forests and grasslands.
    • In the present study, small individuals of this species died in competition with large ones in field trials.

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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.