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Vocabulario del medio ambiente-Español 4

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calentar
to warm
desechar
to throw away, to discard
destruir
to destroy
dificultar
to make difficult
disminuir
to diminish
hacer caso
to pay attention
prevenir
to prevent
renovar
to renew
rescatar
to rescue
desperdiciar
to waste, as in resources
la basura
trash
el carbón
coal
la capa de ozono
ozone layer
el bosque
forest
el combustible
fuel
el contenedor
container
el cristal
glass
el desecho
waste
la fábrica
factory
extinguir
to extinguish, put out
reciclar
to recycle
desaparecer
to disappear
convertir
to covert, turn into
la ventaja
advantage
la desventaja
disadvantage
el efecto invernadero
greenhouse effect
las fuentes
sources
el humo
smoke
el medicamento
medicine/drug
la medida
measure
el medio ambiente
environment
el plomo
lead
la recogida
pickup
el recurso
resource
la selva
jungle
la sequía
drought
la materia prima
raw material
ambiental
environmental
potable
safe to drink
dañino
harmful, damaging
a medio plaza
in the mid term
a largo plaza
in the long term
sin embargo
however
alrededor de
around
sobre
on over
quemar
to burn
el acero
steel
el cartón
cardboard
la ceniza
ash
el infarto cardíaco
heart attack
la madera
wood
el nivel
level
nefasto/a
disastrous
contagiar
to infect
secarse
to dry yourself off