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colic
American English: /ˈkɑlɪk/
British English: /ˈkɒlɪk/

Translation of colic in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • The pain of renal colic is due to obstruction of urinary flow, with subsequent increasing wall tension in the urinary tract.
    • People used to think that babies with colic were more likely to get asthma or allergies, but now doctors know that is not true.
    • In the mid eighteenth century a severe illness called the Devonshire colic was traced to lead poisoning from the metal used to seal holes in mills and presses.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.