There are 2 translations of shoal in Spanish:

shoal1

Pronunciation: /ʃəʊl/

n

  • 1 1.1 (of fish) cardumen (m), banco (m)
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    • All the same we took about thirty fish from the shoal before they became too cross with us to feed on.
    • Huge dense shoals of fish cover the forward quarter of the wreck.
    • Last year they found some big shoals of bream below Kings Lawn and really hammered them out.
    1.2 (large number) montón (m) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • In the end I found a whole shoal of them in the sports section.
    • Before the current intifada began in 2000, shoals of tourists made it difficult to move in these lanes.
    • The popular take-away and restaurant in Chippenham has been short-listed for the area title of the contest, after shoals of nominations from its customers.
  • 2 (sandbank) bajío (m), banco (m) de arena
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    • Of course, an unintended consequence of these jetties was that they created offshore shoals and sandbars that tended to magnify the waves here.
    • These offer information about shifting shoals, sandbars and such that can be critical for boaters and productive for fishers.
    • Oregon's lighthouses were all but inaccessible when they were built in the 19th century, near shoals and sandbars, treacherous offshore rocks and reefs.

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There are 2 translations of shoal in Spanish:

shoal2

adj

  • (AmE) poco profunda

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.