- 2 2.1 [Medicina/Medicine] bleeding 2.2 (de capital, recursos) outflow, drain la sangría de capitales de América Latina the drain of capital away from o/or the outflow of capital from Latin America 2.3 (de un horno) tapping; (metal) molten metal
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.