- 1.1 (reunión) meeting una asamblea de padres de familia a parents' meeting celebrar una asamblea to hold a meeting los trabajadores se reunieron en asamblea the workers held a (mass) meeting la asamblea carecía de autorización the meeting o/or [formal] assembly had not been authorized 1.2 (cuerpo) assembly el comité de huelga se ha constituido en asamblea permanente the strike committee is meeting in permanent session
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...
The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.