- 1 [Odont] molar, back tooth (como término genérico) tooth todavía no le han salido las muelas his teeth haven't come through yet, he hasn't teethed yet tengo una muela picada I have a cavity o hole in one of my back teeth me sacaron una muela I had a tooth taken out tengo dolor de/me duelen las muelas I have (a) toothache costar muelas (Bol) [familiar/colloquial], me costó muelas convencerla it was no easy job convincing her [colloquial/familiar] ni para tapar una muela (Col) [familiar/colloquial] not enough to feed a sparrow [colloquial/familiar] tener/ser buena muela (Col) [familiar/colloquial], tiene buena muela he really enjoys his food
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Today is a public holiday in Peru (Día de la Independencia)