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piebald

Pronunciation: /ˈpaɪbɔːld/

Translation of piebald in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [horse] picazo
    Example sentences
    • The resting caravan, surrounded by happy tousled children, mongrel dogs and piebald ponies grazing the long acre presents an attractive picture and few of us have not, at some time, envied these nomadic people their happy ways of life.
    • Puppies, palm readings, pots, piebald ponies and porcelain were all haggled over at one of the biggest fairs for years.
    • These and the hedgerows drifted in and out with the ebb and flow of the firelight, but the two piebald horses were too far away to be seen, although they could be heard occasionally, blowing and stamping.

noun/nombre

  • picazo (masculine), caballo (masculine) pinto blanco y negro

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