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epónimo
also: feminine: epónima
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  • De este disco epónimo, sale este “SUCIO POLICIA” que aun mantiene su crudeza y esa energía drástica que cada una de sus palpitaciones nos machaca.
  • Otros ciudadanos podrán exaltar la figura epónima, porque ha marcado época, de Bustamante y Rivero.
  • Es, también, el culto a las figuras epónimas que le dieron gloria a nuestro país.

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