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hand around (in British English also)
hand round verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
  • make some photocopies and hand them around
    haga unas fotocopias y repártalas or distribúyalas
    he handed around a plate of cookies
    pasó un plato de galletas
    could you hand the cakes around?
    ¿podrías ofrecer los pasteles?
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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.