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cadalso

  
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  (Jur)  
(=patíbulo)   scaffold,   (Téc)   stand, platform
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calado, caldas, casado, cada

"cadalso": examples and translations in context
Bolena dijo que deberían enviarme al cadalso. Boleyn said I should be sent to the scaffold.
El hombre de ciencia subió al cadalso con paso firme, sin revelar nerviosismo. The man of science mounted the scaffold with a firm step, betraying no nervousness.
Nadie quiere terminar en el cadalso. Noone wants to end up on the gallows.
Tengo un cadalso ahí echándose a perder. I got a gallows out there going to waste.
En lugar de doblegarse ante la junta militar, aceptó el cadalso. Rather than bowing to the military junta, he embraced the gallows.
Ex jefe de pandilla se desmaya en el cadalso. Former gang chief faints on scaffold.
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