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plomo

Translation of plomo in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 2 [colloquial] (persona, cosa pesada) este libro/profesor es un plomo
    this book/teacher is deadly boring [colloquial]
    this book/teacher is lethal (American English) [colloquial]
    this book/teacher is deadly (British English) [colloquial]
    ¡qué plomo!
    what a drag o pain! [colloquial]
    what a bummer! [slang]
  • 5(de) color plomo
    lead-colored (American English)
    lead-coloured (British English)
    lead-gray (American English)
    lead-grey (British English)
Example sentences
  • Estos residuos estaban compuestos por materiales no fibrosos y escombros de plomo y mercurio.
  • Desde entonces han extraído de esta mina ingentes cantidades de plata y después de cobre, plomo y zinc.
  • La gasolina sin plomo se obtendrá a través de un reformador catalítico.
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