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pestle
American English: /ˈpɛstl/
, /ˈpɛsəl/
British English: /ˈpɛs(ə)l/

Translation of pestle in Spanish:

noun

  • mano (feminine) de mortero
    Example sentences
    • And I used cardamom seeds that I crushed in my pestle and mortar, rather than ready-ground.
    • With a mortar and pestle, crush the thyme, garlic, and peppercorns and place in a large saucepan.
    • In indigenous villages, women often make the tortillas the traditional way by grinding corn with a rounded pestle on a flat lava stone called a piedra or metate.
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