The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.
- [slaughter/dance] ritual his ritual mid-morning cup of coffee su consabida taza de café de media mañana the ritual greetings los saludos formularios or de rigorMore example sentences
- His duties are to lead prayers and to perform ritual sacrifices on religious holidays and special occasions.
- Tantra set out ritual practices, religious proscriptions, yogic techniques, and philosophical doctrine.
- At the centre of religious and ritual practice is a division between ‘this’ and ‘the other’ world.