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Capital

Léxico relacionado con desastres naturales

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 5/22/2008
Word: Capital
(ca–pi–TAL), adjetivo.
English: Capital (city)
Etymology: Del latín capitalis.
Meaning: 1. Dicho de una población: Principal y cabeza de un Estado, provincia o distrito.
2. Principal o muy grande.
3. Valor de lo que, de manera periódica o accidental, rinde u ocasiona rentas, intereses o frutos.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con desastres naturales
Example:

... la nieve que cubría las pistas del aeropuerto de Nanking, capital de la provincia sureña de Jiangsu.

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