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also: feminine: prodigiosa
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  • Es un don el florecer de la vida y su prodigioso desarrollo.
  • En París continúa las prodigiosas obras de caridad que empezó en Chatillon.
  • Estos hallazgos significaron el primer contacto universal con el prodigioso arte del aborigen prehispánico.

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


    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.