There are 2 translations of strand in Spanish:

strand1

Pronunciation: /strænd/

n

  • 2 (of opinion) corriente (feminine); (in group, movement) tendencia (feminine), línea (feminine) there are several strands in the narrative la narración sigue varios hilos or varias líneas argumentales
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    • With the fellowship now splintered into three, the score of the second part becomes more complex than the first, weaving between the plot strands with different musical themes.
    • With hindsight one can see that historical and contemporary strands were discrete and complementary.
    • Cristofer also improves on, or completes, a plot strand in the novel.

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There are 2 translations of strand in Spanish:

strand2

vt

  • 1 (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) 1.1 [Nautical/Náutica] the ship was stranded on a sandbank el barco quedó encallado or varado en un banco de arena a whale was stranded by the tide la marea dejó una ballena varada en la playa
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    • Yesterday at low tide, silt shut the slough like trap, and mud stranded boats on docks perched high above water.
    • In 1868 when the vessel was stranded on a beach in New Zealand, the then Captain rescued the figurehead.
    • I would like to inform the authority that I had only three outings on the lake this year and rescued two stranded day boats.
    1.2 (leave helpless) I was (left) stranded in the desert me quedé varado en el desierto they left me stranded in Calcutta me abandonaron a mi suerte en Calcuta, me dejaron tirado or (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata) botado en Calcuta [colloquial/familiar] stranded tourists turistas en apuros or en dificultades, turistas con problemas para volver a casa

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Cultural fact of the day

Junta Autonómica is the name given to the governments of Spain's autonomous regions, with the exception of Catalonia and Valencia's Generalitat and Galicia's Xunta.