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Translation of elote in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • Las calles y sus vendedores de elotes y esquites y gorros y bufandas y botanas con chile.
  • Ahí se puede tomar un rico y caliente café, pan de elote y otros alimentos.
  • En esta ocasión te decimos como preparar una crema de elote.

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