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  • Al regresar a Puno, el flamante noble se encontró con que no podían ubicar las vetas de plata.
  • El tipo de extracción depende del tipo de veta del mineral.
  • Hay una veta en mi corazón que aún lleva su nombre.

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    Pronunciation: ɪɡˈzɛmpləm
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    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.