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also: feminine: árida
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  • La vida en el campamento es tan árida como el paisaje circundante.
  • Se trata de un árbol por cada habitante de las zonas áridas.
  • Nada resulta más árido como el monologar sobre la muerte.

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.