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Translation of polvo in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • Tendido en las escaleras podía ver el cielo oscurecido por una espesa nube de polvo.
  • Las tortas resultantes se muelen, dando lugar al cacao en polvo.
  • Se le limpia de todo, como se dice vulgarmente de polvo y paja.

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    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈdo͞ofəs
    a stupid person
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    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.