- 1.1 (receptacle) recipiente (m); (as packaging) envase (m)More example sentences1.2 [Transp] contenedor (m), contáiner (m) (before n) container ship buque (m) portacontenedores, portacontenedores (m) container terminal terminal (f) de portacontenedores container train tren (m) de contenedores container transport transporte (m) en contenedores container truck camión (m) portacontenedores
- It is packed in an airtight container such as a foil pouch to prevent it from absorbing moisture.
- One by one she poured the water back into the bowl from the glass containers.
- The tube did not make any contact with the glass container or with the pan of the balance.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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.