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Translation of tarántula in English:

sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • Nuevo Mundo pasaron a llamar tarántulas a las arañas, mucho más grandes, de las familias americanas Theraphosidae y Dipluridae.
  • Actualmente muchas especies de tarántulas americanas son comercializadas como mascotas exóticas en diversas tiendas especializadas.
  • Las tarántulas macho con características conocidas por la pretendida pueden esperar tener sexo con ella.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.