There are 2 translations of rot in Spanish:

rot1

Pronunciation: /rɑːt; rɒt/

n

u
  • 1.1 [Biol] podredumbre (f), putrefacción (f) the rot set in las cosas empezaron a decaer or a venirse abajo we must stop the rot hay que tomar medidas para cortar por lo sano
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    • Bacterial stalk rot can affect the plant at any node from the soil surface up to the ear leaves and tassels.
    • Charcoal rot is a fungal disease favored by hot, dry weather at this stage in crop development.
    • Such antagonism may also protect the corn plant from the E verticillioides disease, stalk rot.
    1.2 (nonsense) (esp BrE) [colloquial/familiar], tonterías (fpl), paparruchas (fpl) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • In our school, you're not allowed to climb trees - liabilities and all that rot.
    • They say it's to incite a new nationalistic spirit or some such rot.
    • You've just been in terrible trouble for saying that feminism is all rot and that it went off in the wrong direction.

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adj
beautiful …
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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 rot in Spanish:

rot2

vi (-tt-)

vt (-tt-)

  • [wood/tree] pudrir* sugar rots the teeth el azúcar pica or caria los dientes
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    • After a few days, the sought after botrytis-infected grape can rot further by the action of another fungus into a gooey grey lump.
    • The rubbish rots and gives off gases like methane which is potentially explosive as well as adding to global warming.
    • Potatoes rotted in the hold and drinking water grew thick and poured like oil.

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
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.