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penumbra
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  • Es su lado oscuro, su zona de penumbra presente tras la acción.
  • Vive en las penumbras heladas entre cumbres y grietas.
  • Otras viven en la penumbra y no soportan la luz.

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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.