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Vocabulario de "Azoteas verdes"

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además
moreover, besides, in addition, as well as
adquirir
to acquire
agobiar
to overwhelm, oppress; smother; harass, pester
alimentar
to feed
ambiental
environmental
añejo
old, mature (not usually for people)
aprovechar
to use, take advantage of; make the most of, enjoy
arrumbar
to put aside, discard, remover, neglect; to silence, floor (in a discussion)
la azotea
flat roof
cada vez más
more and more
el chapulín
grasshopper
la colonia
colony; summer camp; residential area
el contenedor
container; trash can, dumpster
contrarrestar
to resist, counteract
costoso
expensive; difficult, hard
desarrollar
to develop
el descanso
rest, break, relief; intermission, interval (theater), disadvantage
la desventaja
disadvantage
disminuir
to diminish
el domicilio
(place of) residence, home, address
el dueño
owner
el entorno
surroundings, environment; setting (e.g. in a novel)
el flujo
flow, flux
la gama
range, spectrum, gamut
la hortaliza
vegetable (in general), leafy green vegetable
hostil
hostile
el huerto
vegetable garden, orchard
el inmueble
building
insensible
numb; insensitive
el invernadero
greenhouse
la inversión
investment
invertir
to invest
el efecto invernadero
the greenhouse effect
lamentar
to regret, lament, to be sorry about
lamentarse
to feel sorry for oneself, to grumble
la maceta
flowerpot
el macetero
flowerpot stand
manejar
to manage, handle; to drive (a vehicle)
el manejo
management, use; driving
el medio ambiente
environment
el nivel
level; standard; height
la pena
pity, shame, sorry; punishment
¡Qué pena!
What a shame!
la plaga
infestation, plague; scourge, affliction
el plazo
period or interval (of time); due date, deadline
a corto plazo
short-term, in the short run
a largo plazo
long-term, in the long term
a mediano plazo
medium-term, in the medium term
la plusvalía
capital gains; surplus value
propagar
to spread, disseminate, propagate
propiciar
to promote, foster, favor, contribute to
proporcionar
to provide, supply
rebotar
to bounce, ricochet
el requisito
requirement
el resquicio
crack, chink
sembrar
to sow
la siembra
sowing
sin embargo
however, nonetheless
sumamente
extremely
la ventaja
advantage
tal vez
perhaps