desague

desague

In Hispanic architecture, a drainage channel on a wall that discharges rainwater down the side of a building.
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Se puede oir vocalizaciones a lo largo del rio Pamplonita y en los canales de desague de la ciudad; es posible encontrar muchos individuos postmetamorficos cerca al bosque ripario tanto en horas del dia como en la noche, asi como renacuajos en charcas a orillas del rio.
It is about gathering work crews of piones to reinforce banks and build dams and clear brush from desagues, or sluice gates; it is about allocating water among parciantes, or shareholders, so that each gets enough to irrigate his fields.