Translation of engranaje in English:


nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 2 (sistema, estructura) el engranaje de destrucción montado por la dictadura the mechanism of destruction established under the dictatorship los engranajes de la actividad política se pusieron en marcha the wheels of the political machine were set in motion afectó a todo el engranaje del partido it affected the whole party apparatus o/or the whole machinery of the party

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Guernica is a Basque town destroyed by German bombers fighting on the Nationalist side in the Spanish Civil War in April 1937. Guerra Civil. The world was shocked at the slaughter of civilians. Guernica (Gernika) is the site of the ancient Basque parliament and of the oak tree, the árbol de Guernica, beneath which Spanish kings traditionally swore to uphold Basque privileges or fueros. Pablo Picasso commemorated the destruction of Guernica in his painting of the same name.