- 1 uncountable/no numerable 1.1 (volume — of business) facturación (f); (— of sales) facturación (f), volumen (m) de ventas 1.2 (of stock) rotación (feminine)More example sentences1.3 (of staff) movimiento (m), renovación (f)
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- They are packed in ice and the brisk turnover means they sell freshly and deliciously.
- The inventory turnover ratio measures how quickly inventory is sold and replaced each year.
- Sometimes shops cut prices in the interest of increased turnover.
- One former employee said that the company had expanded way ahead of its requirements and had a high staff turnover because of employee dissatisfaction.
- Although there are no official statistics, the turnover rate of staff in low-skilled jobs in the Civil Service is believed to be quite high.
- Candidates who accept the position should have a lower turnover rate than similar employees sourced using alternative sources.
- 2 countable/numerable [Cookery/Cocina] empanada (feminine) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) , empanadilla (feminine) (especially Spain/especialmente España)More example sentences
- People have a wide choice of other pastries, including chouquettes, apple turnovers, chocolate croissants and curry chicken puffs.
- Sometimes the dessert tray even yields a true rarity - apple pie worth eating, here folded into honest turnover form.
- Unfold refrigerated piecrusts to make pot pies, Jamaican patties, empanadas and apple turnovers.
- 3 countable/numerable (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] pérdida (feminine) del balón or de la pelotaMore example sentences
- The team has committed 10 turnovers in the two games but won somehow.
- They make up for that by attacking the ball and forcing 19.8 turnovers per game.
- After a slow start, the team has found a successful formula and has stuck to its strengths - running the ball, avoiding turnovers and playing great defense.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.