Share this entry

estribación

Translation of estribación in English:

sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • La cuenca es asimétrica, con su eje de depósitos cercano a las estribaciones orientales.
  • Nace en las estribaciones de la cordillera de Sabanilla y durante su recorrido recibe las aguas de varios ríos y quebradas hasta pasar por este sector.
  • El río nace en las estribaciones de la cordillera de Tahuín y en la primera parte de su curso toma el nombre de Las Lajas.

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day fortissimo
    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    adverb
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
    Cultural fact of the day

    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.