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Spanish Word of the Day: Terremoto

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Léxico relacionado con elementos de la naturaleza

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 3/8/2015
Word: Terremoto
(te-rre-MO-to), sustantivo masculino
English: Earthquake
Etymology: Del latín terraemotus
Meaning: Concusión o sacudida del terreno, ocasionada por fuerzas que actúan en lo interior del globo.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con elementos de la naturaleza

El terremoto de la ciudad de México de 1985 casi destruyó en su totalidad la ciudad.