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basílica

Translation of basílica in English:

sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • Muy cerca de allí se encuentra la basílica de Notre-Dame, cuyo estilo neogótico asombra por la riqueza de su decoración interior.
  • No cabe duda que la actual basílica se conserva en perfecto estado y exhibe una gran prestancia.
  • Llegados a la basílica se renovará el compromiso común por la paz.

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    Mezcal is an alcoholic drink similar to tequila obtained in Mexico by distilling the juice or aguamiel extracted from roasted tips of the maguey plant. Bottles of mezcal are usually sold containing a gusano, the larva of an insect that lives on the maguey. This is said to enhance the flavor.