There are 2 main translations of comestible in English:

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comestible 1

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  • Llevo ropa para mis nietos y también comestibles.
  • "Mientras que para el gusano choclero aplicar 3 gotas de aceite comestible vegetal sobre los ""pelos"" de cada choclo en el estado de pincel."
  • La práctica agrícola hace hacer a la tierra nacer frutos comestibles.

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There are 2 main translations of comestible in English:

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comestible 2

sustantivo masculino

  • tienda de comestibles
    grocery store
    (inglés norteamericano)
    grocer's (shop)
    (inglés británico)
    este tipo de comestible
    this sort of food
    llevaron comestibles suficientes para tres meses
    they took enough food for three months
Example sentences
  • Comestible mediocre; sólo los ejemplares jóvenes, de carne blanca, se utilizan para ensaladas.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.