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relieve

Translation of relieve in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 1 (Geografía)un mapa del relieve de España
    a relief map of Spain
    la ladera occidental tiene un relieve muy accidentado
    the western slopes are very rugged
Example sentences
  • Aquí el cine argentino adquiría un notable relieve internacional.
  • El desafío a incrementar la inversión en la agricultura asume especial relieve en África.
  • De allí que se asocie con formas del relieve.

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