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Translation of colilla in English:

sustantivo femenino

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  • Fuentes policiales citadas por Interfax indicaron la posibilidad de que el incendio en el arsenal haya podido haber sido provocado por una colilla de cigarrillo mal apagada.
  • Miles de colillas de cigarro entre las veredas y la pista.
  • Homero es un loco silente, quien sólo fuma colillas ínfimas.

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    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.