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endemic

Pronunciation: /enˈdemɪk/

Translation of endemic in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [disease/condition] endémico social unrest is endemic in these areas el malestar social es endémico en estas zonas
    Example sentences
    • Parasitic infections are endemic among this population.
    • Rocky Mountain spotted fever is endemic in North, Central, and South America.
    • Poverty is endemic in the South and it is spreading to the North.

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The language of the Basque Country and Navarre is euskera, spoken by around 750,000 people; in Spanish vasco or vascuence. It is also spelled euskara. Basque is unrelated to the Indo-European languages and its origins are unclear. Like Spain's other regional languages, Basque was banned under Franco. With the return of democracy, it became an official language alongside Spanish, in the regions where it is spoken. It is a compulsory school subject and is required for many official and administrative posts in the Basque Country. There is Basque language television and radio and a considerable number of books are published in Basque. See also lenguas cooficiales