Translation of dirección in English:

dirección

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  • 2 (sentido, rumbo) direction circulaba con or en dirección a Madrid it was heading toward(s) Madrid ellos venían en dirección contraria they were coming the other way o/or from the opposite direction ¿en qué dirección iba? or ¿qué dirección llevaba? which way was he heading o/or going? su política ha tomado una nueva dirección their policy has taken a new direction vientos de dirección norte northerly winds cambiar de dirección to change direction señal de dirección prohibida no-entry sign la flecha indica dirección obligatoria the arrow indicates that it's one way only

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Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.