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American English: /ˈkərbˌstoʊn/
British English: /ˈkəːbstəʊn/

Translation of curbstone in Spanish:

noun (British) kerbstone

  • piedra (feminine) del curb 1 3
    Example sentences
    • Brezhnev, who finally helped unseat him, recalled that Khrushchev had once called his Kremlin colleagues "dogs peeing on curbstones."
    • One of them is a construction worker who can unload heavy curbstones by hand.
    • Many towns are installing crisp new granite curbstones along their streets to replace the crumbling concrete that replaced earlier granite curbstones.
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