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Translation of riada in English:

sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • Durante todo el tiempo estuvo pasando una riada humana.
  • El año pasado devastadoras riadas dejaron 61 muertos y cuantiosas pérdidas económicas.
  • Más de 1.700 trabajadores tratan de construir un muro que evite una segunda riada tóxica.

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