Translation of periphery in Spanish:

periphery

Pronunciation: /pəˈrɪfəri/

n (pl -ries)

  • [formal] (of city) periferia (f); (of society) margen (m)
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    • One morning, a village on the periphery of a city wakes up to find itself bifurcated by the construction of a National Highway.
    • On the periphery of the print, I can see the living room décor as it used to be.
    • On the periphery of my hearing, I caught a high pitched keening sound - the sonic pulse.
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    • On the positive side it has assisted in moving issues about ageing from the periphery to the centre of political debate.
    • In order to arrive at new prisms of analysis, we need to further de-center the West itself and look at what once were considered peripheries as centers in their own right, with their own capacity for creating history.
    • In sum, the prefect was the indispensable link between the centre and the periphery.

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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.