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curia

Translation of curia in English:

sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • La alta curia le inventó una ' nueva vida '.
  • Pero estos poderosos, se hacen pila de miedo en los calzones frente a la curia católica.
  • En sus esquemas mentales, esta nueva curia negociante y carnal no visualiza dos Estados, sino un único país que se podría llamar, abreviando, Vaticalia.

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    portero

    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.