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district
American English: /ˈdɪstrɪkt/
British English: /ˈdɪstrɪkt/

Translation of district in Spanish:

noun

District of Columbia - DC
  • 2 (American English) (Politics) (of state, city) congressional district
    distrito (masculine) or circunscripción (feminine) electoral

transitive verb

  • (American English)
    dividir en distritos

Cultural Note: District of Columbia - DC

Es el distrito de la capital de EEUU, Washington, que abarca toda su extensión y se sitúa en la ribera este del Río Potomac. Fue fundado por el Congreso Congress en 1790. Es el lugar donde se ecuentran muchos de los edificios del gobierno.

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