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pólder

Translation of pólder in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • Un pólder pegado a semejante río y sin conectarse es una aberración.
  • Cualquiera de los molinos de las postales, es en realidad una bomba de agua que sirve para desecar un pólder.
  • En nuestros días, Schokland es un paisaje extraordinario, que conforma uno de los tantos pólderes de Holanda.

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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.