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boreal
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  • Pocos creen que la veda sobreviva al invierno boreal.
  • El incremento de la temperatura afectará a los diversos sistemas físicos y biológicos, como los arrecifes de coral, glaciares, manglares, bosques boreales y tropicales.
  • El enfoque representa un fuerte contraste con los productores de alimentos y ganado que el verano boreal pasado intentaron que se redujeran los requerimientos de etanol.

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    Pronunciation: fôrˈtisəˌmō
    adverb
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    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.