There are 2 translations of wad in Spanish:

wad1

Pronunciation: /wɑːd; wɒd/

n

  • 2 2.1 (of paper, cloth) taco (masculine) a wad of (absorbent) cotton o (British English/inglés británico) cotton wool un pedazo de algodón 2.2 (in cartridge, cannon) taco (masculine)
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    • Consequently, the shot leaves the wad as a tightly controlled column with minimal dispersion.
    • We were hoping that it would actually contain shot and a wad and other materials which occasionally happens.
    • The tapered walls required the development of a new wad and the semi-hemispherical chamber required the use of slower powders to control pressures.
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    • She made her way over to the bank of washrooms and ran some cold water over a wad of paper towels.
    • I caught the red mixture of blood and peroxide in the cotton wads and wiped it away.
    • You see people leaping out of the way as some great wad of canvas comes hurtling towards them.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.

There are 2 translations of wad in Spanish:

wad2

vt (-dd-)

  • 1.1 (fill, pack) tapar, rellenar
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    • He took it to his bed and then dumped out several wadded garments.
    • Thinly wadded and intricately stitched, all-white quilts represent a high point in the development of North Country quilting.
    • The Americans travel in convoys, wadded in Kevlar and helmets, guns held ready.
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    • Ever resourceful, she wadded some toilet paper between it and the door frame and found that it stayed shut.
    1.2 (stuff, pad) [garment] acolchar 1.3 (form into wad) [cloth/paper] hacer* un taco con
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    • He wadded the stained shirt into a ball and threw it so that it hit Ian in the face.
    • Nice of you to wad up all the goodwill you've accumulated and flush it down the toilet.
    • Kevin wadded up a sleeping bag to use as a pillow and jammed it under his arm.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.