- 1 1.1 (leave) [building/village] evacuar*, desalojarMore example sentences1.2 (make people leave) [building/area] evacuar*, desalojar
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- Smoke management systems may also be employed, especially where occupants are unable to evacuate the zone of fire origin, as may happen in a detention facility.
- Authorities are urging about 9,000 people living nearby to evacuate that danger zone.
- Under proposed amendments to the Civil Contingencies Bill, the police will be able to evacuate danger areas should a ‘catastrophic incident’ occur.
More example sentences1.3 [residents/population] evacuar* they were evacuated to the countryside/from the area fueron evacuados al campo/de la zona
- Thousands of people were evacuated, and police snipers placed on the rooftops.
- Cuba battened down for what could be the most powerful hurricane to hit the island in living memory and tens of thousands of people were evacuated from their homes.
- Police evacuated the residents of the 14 flats at St John's Gardens, Lake Road, at around 11.20 pm on Tuesday.
- The 45th Infantry evacuated the immediate area and moved a short distance south.
- By early 1943 it was clear that the Japanese had failed, and they abandoned attempts to retake Henderson Field, evacuating the few troops they had left on the island.
- The troops had to be evacuated, with two Allied destroyers, one British and one French
- 2 [bowels] evacuar*More example sentences
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- Because Daio induces diarrhea, it was increased gradually till the patients evacuated their bowels two or three times a day.
- Terrified and claustrophobic she vomited and evacuated her bowel and bladder.
- The nurse evacuates the patient's urinary bladder via the Crede's maneuver (ie, massaging the bladder by pressing down on the anterior, superior surface of the abdomen).
- Approximately 2.5 L of clotted blood was evacuated from the hematoma.
- A bleeder from the temporal vein was ligated, clot and blood were evacuated, and the neck was redrained.
- At 12 months, the body's natural metabolism evacuates the copolymer from the surrounding tissue by forming carbon dioxide and water, and by 15 months, the copolymer is completely eliminated.
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...
The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.