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cuajo

  
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1      (Zool, Culin)   rennet  
cuajo en polvo      powdered rennet  
2    arrancar algo de cuajo      to tear sth out by its roots  
arrancar una puerta de cuajo      to wrench a door out of its frame  
extirpar un vicio de cuajo      to eradicate a vice completely  
3    (=cachaza)   phlegm, calmness  
tiene mucho cuajo      he's very phlegmatic  
4    coger un cuajo      *   to cry one's eyes out  
    llorar       B1  
5      (Méx)  
*   (=charla)   chatter
6      (Méx)  
*   (=mentirijilla)   fib
7      (Méx)  
*   (=proyecto)   pipe dream
8      (Méx, Escol)   (=recreo)   playtime, recess   (EEUU)  
9      (Méx)   (=látigo)   short whip
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

cuajado, cuajarón, cuaco, cuajar

cuajo en polvo exp.
powdered rennet

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
he covered the board with figures
exp.
to cry one's eyes out
exp.
to sob one's heart out
(MODISMOS)
exp.
he's very phlegmatic
exp.
to tear sth out by its roots
exp.
to wrench a door out of its frame
exp.
to eradicate a vice completely
exp.
the agreement didn't come off {o} work out
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'cuajo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
el huracán/la explosión arrancó el techo de cuajo
exp.
el viento arrancó (de cuajo) el tejado de un edificio
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"cuajo": examples and translations in context
Se obtiene por cuajado rápido (coagulación mediante cuajo). It is produced through rapid coagulation (using rennet).
Aproximadamente media hora después de añadir el cuajo, la leche se cuaja. Approximately half an hour after the addition of the rennet, the milk curdles.
Como vómito de cuajo al sol de mediodía. Like vomit curdling in the noonday sun!
Leche de vaca, fermentos lácticos, cloruro cálcico, cuajo y sal. Cow's milk, lactic ferments, calcium chloride, rennet and salt.
Se obtiene por cuajado rápido (cuajada mediante cuajo). It is produced by rapid curdling (using rennet).
Queso elaborado con leche entera de vaca frisona, con cuajo animal y fermentos lácticos. Cheese made from full cream milk from the Friesian cow, with animal rennet and lactic fermenting agents.
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