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stalactite
American English: /stəˈlækˌtaɪt/
British English: /ˈstaləktʌɪt/

Translation of stalactite in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Originally formed by a subterranean stream, then flooded by the sea, it is a rare opportunity to dive in salt water among stalactites and stalagmites.
    • When a stalactite or stalagmite is deposited it contains a large amount of uranium and no thorium because of differences in the chemical behaviour of these elements.
    • He was in a cave, stalactites and stalagmites all around him.
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