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residency

Pronunciation: /ˈrezədənsi; ˈrezɪdənsi/

Translation of residency in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Medicine/Medicina] internado (masculine), residencia (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina)
    Example sentences
    • His medical residencies were in internal medicine and clinical psychiatry at the University of Florida.
    • He completed a residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami.
    • He completed medical studies and a residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery.
    1.2 (of musician, band) (British English/inglés británico) [ período de actuaciones contratadas por un local ]
    Example sentences
    • I've started a monthly residency doing the livest R & B night in London's West End.
    • The Beatles are two days into a residency of two, sometimes three, shows a day at the Olympia Theatre that will last until 4 February.
    • He stayed with her for 10 years, and for six of them he held down a dance club residency at the Den in Norwalk.

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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.