There are 2 translations of intensive in Spanish:

intensive1

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtensɪv/

adj

  • 1.1 (concentrated) [study/preparation] intensivo; [course/training] intensivo; [farming] intensivo; [fire/shelling] intensivo they made an intensive search of the building registraron el edificio detenidamente
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    • But many of these ingredients haven't been subjected to intensive research that proves this benefit.
    • A passenger whose baggage triggers an alarm might in turn be subject to intensive search procedures - and those are no laughing matter.
    • Security inside and outside the court was heavy with everyone entering the building scanned and subject to intensive searches.
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    • Nor is a return to ‘primitive’ farming practices the only alternative to factory farming and highly intensive agriculture.
    • Like intensive power production, so intensive agriculture spares the landscape.
    • The location of participation across the state, as expected, closely follows the areas of intensive commercial agricultural production.
    1.2 [Ling] intensivo
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    • Fernando Pereira emailed an anecdote about intensive use of eh.
    1.3 [Phys] [property/measurement] intensivo
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    • Clearly, the intercept differences produced by the intensive properties were substantially smaller than those produced by spatial properties.
    • It is an intensive physical property of a particular material and does not depend on the amount of material present.
    • The first one is the vestibule of the channel, where the curvature of the dielectric boundary generates intensive electrostatic forces.

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There are 2 translations of intensive in Spanish:

intensive2

n

  • (AmE) intensifier 1

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.