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gavilla
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  • El segador ha dejado la hoz sobre la gavilla de trigo.
  • Los despojos no son tan despojos y la gavilla de asaltantes son los mismísimos gendarmes del mundo.
  • No es posible que una gavilla de ladrones conduzca a toda la población al despeñadero.

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    rastro

    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.