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diseñar
to design
reciclar
to recycle
resolver (ue)
to solve, resolve
tener en cuenta
to take into account; to keep in mind
el barrio bajo
slum
la desnutrición
malnutrition
el medio ambiente
environment
el reciclaje
recycling
el vecindario
neighborhood
la vivienda
housing, dwelling place
culto/a
well-educated
en vías de desarrollo
developing
almacenar
to store
imprimir
to print
las aplicaciones
computer applications
la autopista de la información
information superhighway
la base de datos
database
el correo electrónico
e-mail
la impresora
printer
el ratón
mouse
el teclado
keyboard
en línea, on-line
online
atravesar (ie)
to cross
aumentar
to increase
crear
to create
crecer
to grow, become larger
cultivar
to grow, cultivate
dificultar
to make difficult
disminuir
to decrease, diminish
la barrera
barrier
la convivencia
living together with others, coexistence
el crecimiento
growth
la escasez
scarity
el índice (la tasa) de mortalidad
el índice (la tasa) de natalidad
death rate
birth rate
la periferia
periphery
la selva
jungle, forest
despoblado/a
uninhabited
fértil
fertile
lleno/a
full
paradójico/a
paradoxical
la jauría
pack of animals (fig.) pack; crowd
la aglomeración
agglomeration, mass
sobrepasar
to surpass
los moradores
inhabitants
el hacinamiento
overcrowding
el paracaidista
squatter, (lit) parachutist
el tugurio
hovel, shack; a dive
bombear
to pump out(liquid)
los desperdicios
garbage, waste, remains
los impuestos
taxes
una pescadilla que se muerde la cola
vicious circle
osar
to dare
la estrechez
narrowness
el rompecabezas
riddle, puzzle
el desagravio
compensation
el declive
decline
desconchado/a
chipped, flaking
derruido/a
torn down, razed; ruined
el solar
lot, plot of land
los escombros
rubbish, debris
el ocaso
(fig.) sunset, decline
vaticinar
to prophesy, predict
malgastar
to waste
a cambio de
in exchange for
sobrante
left over
tupido/a
thick
el rincón
corner
la empresa
business
la rueda
wheel
marcar la pauta
to set the pace, take the lead
el empresario/la empresaria
businessman/woman
imparable
unstoppable