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- 1.1 (instrumento) sieve este paraguas está hecho una criba this umbrella is full of holes o/or riddled with holes 1.2 (proceso de selección) la prueba escrita constituye la primera criba the written test is the first stage of the selection process hicimos una criba de las solicitudes we went through the applications
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Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.