Translation of "displacement" - English-Spanish dictionary

displacement

noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪˈspleɪs.mənt/ us /dɪˈspleɪs.mənt/

the situation in which people are forced to leave the place where they normally live

desplazamiento
The recent famine in these parts has caused the displacement of tens of thousands of people.

specialized physics the weight of liquid that is forced out of position by an object that is floating on or in it

desplazamiento

(Translation of “displacement” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)