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barriada

Translation of barriada in English:

sustantivo femenino

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  • Se quejan de la acumulación de desechos en las barriadas pueda generar enfermedades.
  • Es la historia del niño de barriada pobre que muchas veces no tuvo qué comer.
  • Unos 800 militares y 6 vehículos blindados se sumaron al contingente que vigila la barriada de Villa Cruzeiro.

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    rastro

    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.