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castizo, a

pure, authentic

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casto, a

chaste

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el castor

beaver

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el catador, ra

taster

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el catalejo

spyglass

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catar

to taste

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la catarata

waterfall
cataract

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el catarro

catarrh, cold

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el cate

(FAM) failed subject

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catear

(EDUC) to fail, flunk

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la cátedra

professorship

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catequizar

to catechize
to persuade

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la caterva

(PEJ) throng, crowd

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el/la cateto, a

dimwit
cathetus

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el catre

cot

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el cauce

river bed, channel

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el caucho

rubber

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caudal

caudal
flow
fortune, wealth

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caudaloso, a

deep, plentiful
wealthy

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el caudillo

chief, leader

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la cautela

caution

22

castrense

ADJ. military

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cautivador, ra

captivating

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cautivar

to take prisoner, capture
to captivate

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el cautiverio

captivity

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(el/la) cautivo, a

captive

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cauto, a

cautious

28

la cava

(bebida) cava, champagne
wine cellar

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la cavilación

pondering, musing

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cavilar

to ponder, brood over

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el cayado

(de pastor) crook
crozier

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la cazuela

casserole

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la cebada

barley

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el cebo

(para animales) food
bait

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la cecina

santed/dried beef

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el cedro

cedar

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la cédula

document

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el céfiro

zephyr

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(el/la) cegato, a

short-sighted

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la celada

ambush
helmet

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(el/la) celador, -ra

ADJ. watching
attendant

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celar

(la ley) to observe
to watch over

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la celestina

procuress

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la celosía

lattice

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el cenagal

marsh, swamp

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cenagoso, -a

muddy

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el cencerro

cowbell

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la cenefa

border, fringe

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el cenicero

ashtray

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ceniciento, a

ashen
f. Cinderella

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el cenit

zenith

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la centella

lightning

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centelleante

sparkling, flashing

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centell.ar

to sparkle, flash

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el centelleo

sparkling, flashing

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el centeno

rye

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la centinela

sentry

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la cebolleta
el cebollino

chives
spring onion

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la centolla

spider crab

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la centralita

switchboard

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céntrico, a

in the center, downtown

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el/la centrocampista

midfield player

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(el) céntuplo

centuple, hundredfold

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ceñido, a

close-fitting

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ceñir(se)

to cling to, fit tight
to hug around the waist

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el ceño

frown

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ceñudo, a

frowning

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la cepa

vine
stump
rootstalk
origin

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el cepo

bough
stock
pillory
trap

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la cera

wax
beeswax
earwax

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(el) cercado, a

fenced in
m. enclosure

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la cercanía

proximity, nearness

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cercenar

to clip, cut off the edges of
to curtail

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Cerciorar(se)

To assure, affirm
To make sure

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El cerco

Circle
Frame
Siege

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La cerda

Horsehair
Bristle
(Animal) sow

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La cerilla

Match

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Cerner(se)

(Harina) to sift
To observe
To bud, blossom
(Pájaro) to hover
To threaten

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La cerrajería

Locksmith's trade
Locksmith's shop

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El cerrajero

Locksmith

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El cerrazón

Obstinacy
(Estupidez) dimness
METEOR Stormy sky

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El cerrojo

Bolt

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El certamen

Competition
Literary competition

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Certero, a

Accurate, good
Certain, sure

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El cerviz

Cervix

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(El/la) cesante

ADJ. Ceasing
Civil servant out of office

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La cesta

Basket
Pelota/jai-alai basket

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El cesto

Basket
Wastepaper basket

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Cetrino, a

Sallow, greenish-yellow
Melancholic

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El cetro

Sceptre

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La chabacanería

Coarseness, vulgarity

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La chabola

Shack

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El chacal

Jackal

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La cháchara

Prattle, idle talk
Pl. trinkets

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Chabacano, a

Coarse, vulgar

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Chachi

Arg. Great, terrific

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Chafar(se)

To flatten
To crumple
To butt in on

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El chaflán

Chamfer

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El chal

Shawl