TOWN HALL: The term mayor has three broad meanings, according to what
the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) reports in
its dictionary. This may be the role of the mayor, the region
over which he has responsibilities and powers, or the building where he carries
out his work.
SCOPE: The scope is the ability to cover a distance or achieve
something (get to get together with someone or something in front, or
actually touching or hitting). For example: "The range of the missile is 750
kilometers", "This radio has a short range and does not go beyond the
SAPWOOD: In order to discover the
meaning of the term sapwood, the first thing we
have to do is know its etymological origin. In
this case, we can underline that it is a word
that derives from the Latin, specifically from
"sapwood", which means "very white".
MAYOR: The notion of mayor is used with reference to the position
held by the highest authority of a municipality or town
hall. The mayor is thus the highest-ranking public official in a
LAGOON: Albufera's etymology takes us to the Greek language. The
concept refers to a lagoon that is located on a coastline and
that presents salty or brackish water.
JOY: In classical Arabic, the term burūz is used to refer to the arrest
that the military made before an expedition. This word passed to the Hispanic
Arabic as albur˙z and then to our language as joy.
HOSTEL: The notion of hostel refers, in its broadest sense, to the
space that provides hostel, shelter or asylum to animals or human
beings. From this meaning, it is possible to differentiate between
multiple types of hostels.
FUSS: Ruckus comes from stirring up a verb that
refers to the action unsettle, disturb, annoy, confuse or alter. An
uproar, therefore, can be a disorder, riot, or revolt.
FTAA: FTAA is an acronym that corresponds to the Free
Trade Area of the Americas, a project that was born
with the purpose of expanding the North American Free Trade Agreement to
include other American countries, with the exception of Cuba.