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Santa Claus

  

      n   the legendary patron saint of children, commonly identified with Saint Nicholas, who brings presents to children on Christmas Eve or, in some European countries, on Saint Nicholas' Day,   (Often shortened to)    Santa     (Also called)    Father Christmas  
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perpetrator(perpetrador)
n.
scallion (synonym)
exp.
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[Fig.]
n.
small handbag without handles
n.
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v.
search for (food)
nm.
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exp.
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n.
buttocks of (adult) woman
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to say, pronounce, speak
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