cauce = riverbed masculine noun

cauce

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of CAUCE

2
: means (plural), channel

Examples of CAUCE

el cauce del río se seca en verano the riverbed dries up in the summer
desviaron el cauce del río they changed or diverted the course of the river
tras las riadas, las aguas han vuelto a su cauce the river has returned to its normal level after the floods
por cauces legales through legal channels or means
han actuado fuera de los cauces oficiales they have acted outside the official channels
tras el encuentro, las negociaciones volvieron a su cauce following that encounter, negotiations returned to their normal course
este juego da cauce a la imaginación de los niños this game provides a channel or outlet for children's imagination

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up cauce? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).