Translation of dispersal in Spanish:


dispersión, n.

Pronunciation /dɪˈspəːs(ə)l//dəˈspərsəl/


  • 1

    (of crowd, troops)
    dispersión feminine
    • The initial group abandoned this march, but a second group formed and, when police ordered its dispersal, the crowd reacted by throwing stones at officials.
    • If a crowd of random walkers starts from the same point, the pattern of dispersal of the crowd is predictable.
    • A dispersal area is a consideration, however it does involve quite stringent restrictions on the liberty of young people in the area and it cannot be used disproportionately.
    • Despite the evident dispersal of some comic book artists to remote locations, these artists form a social economy that periodically interacts intensively.
    • The army said the soldiers used crowd dispersal means.
    • Sometimes protesters would be given clear direction and dispersal warnings.
    • But the police were reluctant because of issues over crowd dispersal and transport.
    • In October, dispersals to six areas of England were suspended at the request of the police, after a series of vicious attacks on asylum seekers.
    • Police have made 13 other dispersal directions.
    • The only dispersal areas available were constructed during World War II and could, with a little effort, be converted into blast-proof pens.
    • High visibility policing led to 25 arrests and 16 people being removed from the borough's new dispersal areas after two days of intensive patrols.
    • The report said Government policies of dispersal and direct provision acted to segregate asylum seekers from the community.
    • The Clifton dispersal area was initially hailed as a success by residents as extra patrols cleared the streets of problem groups.
    • From Monday, officers will have the power to dish out dispersal orders to split up gangs of troublesome teenagers that congregate to cause criminal damage, graffiti and intimidation.
    • Police have imposed dispersal zones in three areas where yobbish behaviour is bringing misery to residents.
    • A dispersal area, which allows officers to send home groups harassing residents, is now in operation.
  • 2

    (of seeds, spores)
    dispersión feminine
    • Morphological and cytological evidence point to an origin of the genus in South America, followed by subsequent long-distance dispersals to explain current distribution patterns.
    • In addition to the importance of single processes, the role played by the spatial coupling between seed dispersal and subsequent processes has been highlighted by several reports.
    • We would also like to increase our understanding of population processes, such as dispersal and seedling recruitment.
    • I recite these names in part to illustrate the wide geographic dispersal of the scholars.
    • We observed an influx of long-tailed ducks into coastal lagoons in July, followed by dispersal to other areas in late August.
    • Also, Tree Swallows do not defend foraging areas, so dispersal does not affect access to food.
    • However, the extent to which dispersal limits local distribution is poorly known.
    • In an era of rogue terrorism, the wide dispersal of military museums curiously bodes well for survival of the nation's military heritage.
    • The distribution of organisms can be regulated by local environmental factors and regional processes such as dispersal.
    • Seed dispersal is the main process linking the spatial pattern of parent plants with that of their offspring.
    • Genetic differentiation among populations is principally a function of gene flow among populations via pollen and seed dispersal.
    • But the process of dispersal was so slow that the rate of faunal replacement between different groups was much slower than the process of evolution within them.
    • Many other factors may intervene to distort or completely eliminate the influences of seed dispersal patterns on subsequent distributions.
    • It spreads rapidly into disturbed areas via animals or water dispersal.
    • One group will focus on natural processes that affect dispersal of genes such as wind, timing of plant flowering, or proximity to compatible wild relatives.
    • Additional benefits of dispersal from the natal area might be avoidance of high levels of inbreeding or avoidance of local resource competition.
    • More work is needed on the period after dispersal from the natal area, but we believe there is some variability in length of the dependent period for this species.
    • The only answer seems to be the widest dispersal possible of power and wealth.
    • Many of them flourish in a broad range of habitats, and nearly all of them are adapted for wide dispersal.
    • A longer period of dispersal tends to mean a wider dispersal as well, which may eventually help a species populate new areas.
  • 3

    distribución feminine