Translation of arranque in English:

arranque

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 1 [Automovilismo/Cars] [Mecánica/Mechanical Engineering] starting mechanism el coche tiene problemas de arranque I have problems starting it o/or getting it started motor2 ni para el arranque (México/Mexico) [familiar/colloquial], con un kilo no tenemos ni para el arranque one kilo won't get us far [familiar/colloquial] ¿jugar contra Juan? ese no me sirve ni para el arranque play Juan? that's not much of a challenge

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Guernica is a Basque town destroyed by German bombers fighting on the Nationalist side in the Spanish Civil War in April 1937. Guerra Civil. The world was shocked at the slaughter of civilians. Guernica (Gernika) is the site of the ancient Basque parliament and of the oak tree, the árbol de Guernica, beneath which Spanish kings traditionally swore to uphold Basque privileges or fueros. Pablo Picasso commemorated the destruction of Guernica in his painting of the same name.