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Translation of reposar in English:

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 3 (apoyarse)reposar en orsobre algo sus argumentos reposan en bases falsas his arguments are based on o rest on o [formal] repose on false assumptions el tejado reposa sobre cuatro columnas the roof is supported by four columns

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • reposar la comida to let one's food go down o/or settle

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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.