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aerate

Pronunciation: /ˈereɪt; ˈeəreɪt/

Translation of aerate in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [soil] remover* ([ para que se airee ]); [blood] oxigenar; [drink/liquid] (British English/inglés británico) gasificar*
    Example sentences
    • This patient, a young woman, had obtained her nitrous oxide from cartridges of nitrous oxide used to aerate cream.
    • We've put pumps in to aerate the water and feed back oxygen into the dam for the fish to survive.
    • He must be aerating the soil, the blessed man.

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Spain's 1978 Constitution granted areas of competence competencias to each of the autonomous regions it created. It also established that these could be modified by agreements, called estatutos de autonomía or just estatutos, between central government and each of the autonomous regions. The latter do not affect the competencias of central government which controls the army, etc. For example, Navarre, the Basque Country and Catalonia have their own police forces and health services, and collect taxes on behalf of central government. Navarre has its own civil law system, fueros, and can levy taxes which are different to those in the rest of Spain. In 2006, Andalusia, Valencia and Catalonia renegotiated their estatutos. The Catalan Estatut was particularly contentious.