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el abuso/ abusar
abuse/ to abuse
el alcance/ alcanzar
reach, range, scope/ to reach, attain, achieve
la aldea global
global village
la barrera
barrier, obstacle
la brecha
gap, breach
la colonizaci`on/ colonizar
colonization/ to colonize
el convenio
agreement, treaty
el desempleo/ el subempleo
unemployment/ underemployment
el desplazamiento/ desplazar(se)
displacement, removal/ to displace, move
la disputa/ disputar
dispute/ to dispute
la diversidad ling..u`istica
linguinstic diversity
la dominaci`on/ dominar
domination/ to dominate
el emigrante/ emigrar
emigrant/ to emigrate
la esperanza
hope
la exclusi`on/ excluir
exclusion/ to exclude
el fortalecimiento/ fortalecer
strengthening/ to strengthen
la fuga de cerebros/ fugarse
brain drain/ to flee, escape
la homogeneizaci`on/ homogeneizar
homogenization/ to homogenize
la identidad cultural
cultural identity
la imposici`on/ imponer
imposition/ to impose
el ingreso de inmigrantes/ ingresar
entrance of immigrants/ to enter
la inquietud/ inquieto(a)
anxiety, worry/ anxious, worried
la inversi`on/ invertir
investment/ to invest
la legalizaci`on/ legalizar
legalization/ to legalize
la lengua materna
mother tongue
la mano de obra
workforce
el menosprecio/ menospreciar
scorn, lack of appreciation/ to despise, to undervalue
el monoling..uismo/ biling..uismo
monolingualism/ bilingualism
la pandilla
gang
la pol`itic migratoria
immigration policy
el racismo
racism
la remesa
remittance
la restricci`on/ restingir
restriction/ to restrict
la toma de decisiones
decision making
el tr`afico de personas/ traficar
trafficking of people/ to traffic
(des)ventajoso(a)
(dis) advantageous
indocumentado(a)
undocumented
atraer
to attract
conllevar
to entail, involve
disminuir
to decrease, diminish
el abono org`anico
compost
la abundancia/ abundar
abundance/ to abound
el agotamiento/ agotar
depletion/ to deplete
el agua dulce
fresh water
la biodiversidad
biodiversity
la cacer`ia/ cazar
hunting/ to hunt
el calentamiento global
global warming
la carencia/ carecer
lack/ to lack
las causas subyacentes
underlying causes
la conciencia/ concienciar (de)
conscience/ to make aware (of)
el consumo/ consumir
consumption/ to consume
el derrame/ derramar
spill/ to spill
el desarollo sostenible
sustainable development
el desgaste/ desgastar(se)
wear, corrosion/ to wear out (get worn out)
los deshechos/ deshacer
remains/ to dissolve, take apart, undo
el deterioro/ deteriorar
deterioration, damage/to deteriorate, damage
el ecosistema
ecosystem
el efecto invernadero
greenhouse effect
el embalse
reservoir
las especies silvestres
wild species
la estrategia
strategy
la expansi`on/ expandir
expansion/ to expand
el humedal
wetland
el impacto devastador
devastating impact
el incentivo/ incentivar
incentive/ to motivate, encourage
el pantanal
marsh
el Planeta Tierra
Planet Earth
la presa
dam
los recursos renovables
renewable resources
la regulaci`on/ regular
regulation/ to regulate
el rescate/ rescatar
rescue/ to rescue
los residuos radioactivos
radioactive waste
la restauraci`on/ restaurar
restoration/ to restore
la riqueza natural
natural richness
la sobrepesca
overfishing
el suelo
ground
la tala/ talar
tree felling/ to fell a tree
el veneno/ envenenar
poison/ to poison
descomponerse
to decompose, break down
fallar
to fail