- 1 (moverse hacia atrás) [persona/coche] to go back, move back; [ejército] to withdraw, fall back, retreat ya nos pasamos, retrocede un poco we've gone past it, go back a bit al ver la pistola retrocedió when he saw the pistol he stepped back o drew back la policía hizo retroceder a la multitud the police moved the crowd back o made the crowd move back el autor nos hace retroceder tres siglos en el tiempo the author takes us back three centuries (in time)
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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province.