There are 2 translations of reef in Spanish:

reef1

Pronunciation: /riːf/

n

  • 1 1.1 [Geog] arrecife (m); (seen as hazard) escollo (m), arrecife (m) a coral reef un arrecife de coral
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    • Below are beautiful coral reefs, turtles, sharks and a clean ocean floor.
    • To illustrate the point, Knowlton offers the example of coral reefs, which she describes as the most diverse ecosystems in the world.
    • Mostly we dived shallow coral reefs in the order of 12m deep and less.
    1.2 [Min] veta (f)
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    • Apparently, three of the Struben brothers' workers were among those who struck gold in the main reef.
    • The city's population grew during that decade from 70,000 to over 500,000, as fortunes were won and lost on the nearby gold reefs.
    • The story of gold is told in a bus tour taking in the site where Harrison identified the gold reef in Langlaagte.
  • 2 [Naut] banda (f) de rizo
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    • We had to sail her with ‘two reefs in’, a reduced sail area for the rough conditions.

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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 reef in Spanish:

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offside …
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.