There are 2 translations of phase in Spanish:

phase1

Pronunciation: /feɪz/

n

  • 1 1.1 (stage) fase (f), etapa (f); (of an illness) fase (f); (of insect development) fase (f) the phases of the moon las fases de la luna it's just a phase you're going through ya se te pasará
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    • The country hopes to pass the next key threshold of 25 chapters and reach the final phase of the negotiation process, he said after the meeting.
    • The final phase of the planning process is orders production, which centers on developing the CHS casualty treatment and evacuation plan.
    • Although agriculture is still caught in the grips of industrialization, corporatization is the final phase of the industrial process.
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    • Floods cue fish to spawn, for instance, and trigger certain insects to begin a new phase in their life cycles.
    • Volvox carteri, like all related green flagellates, is haploid in all active phases of the life cycle, which greatly facilitates isolation of mutants.
    • Spined soldier bug adults are strong fliers and, during responsive phases of their life cycle, will fly toward the pheromone from considerable distances.
    1.2 (state) fase (f)
  • 2 (synchronization) to be out of/in phase estar* desfasado/sincronizado

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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.

There are 2 translations of phase in Spanish:

phase2

vt

  • 1.1 (do in stages) [construction/development] escalonar, realizar* por etapas 1.2 (coordinate) sincronizar*
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    • She however, said the introduction of unleaded fuel would be gradual as it would be phased in slowly beginning this month.
    • He added that any introduction of defibrillators would be phased in, but the aim was for there to be one machine on every engine.
    • The company says changes will be phased in gradually, with half the project completed by the end of this year and fully realised by 2005.
    1.3
    (phased past p)
    [withdrawal/increase] progresivo, gradual; [traffic signals] sincronizado
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    • He believes phasing the withdrawal has its benefits.
    • The development at Newhall Park Road became fully operational in October last year after a three-week move phasing departments from the old site next door to the new building.
    • Councillors suggested possible solutions of phasing the scheme; considering other schemes; and seeking funding from partners.
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    • In order to properly phase the two telescopes, adaptive optics on both telescopes removed the distortion caused by the Earth's atmosphere.

Phrasal verbs

phase down

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
(reduce) [production] reducir* paulatinamente; [spending] reducir* or recortar or disminuir* paulatinamente

phase in

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[changes/new system] introducir* paulatinamente

phase out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[service] retirar paulatinamente; [old model] dejar de producir the old coins will be phased out over six months las monedas viejas se irán retirando de la circulación a lo largo de un período de seis meses

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Cultural fact of the day

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.