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  • Así que pasará un año en los diques y se cancelarán los dos cruceros de entrenamiento de guardiamarinas previstos para este y el próximo año.
  • Propone liberar las fuerzas productivas y romper los diques legales que impiden crear riqueza.
  • El contenido dique puede explotar en algo más que paros y movilizaciones.

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    Pronunciation: ˈhôdē
    adjective
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
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    Carnaval

    Carnaval is the three days of festivities preceding Lent, characterized by costumes, masks, drinking, music, and dancing. Spain's most colorful carnival is in Santa Cruz, Tenerife, and Cadiz's carnival is also famous. In Spanish-speaking Latin America, the carnivals of Uruguay, Bolivia, and Venezuela are very well known.