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Translation of matear in English:

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) [familiar/colloquial], to drink maté

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • (Venezuela) [familiar/colloquial] mateemos el trabajo let's finish the work off quickly no me lo matees con una respuesta rápida don't try to make do with quick answer

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (matearse)

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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.