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espolón

  
a       sm  
1      (Zool)   [+de gallo]   spur  
[+de caballo]  
fetlock
2      (Geog)   spur   (of a mountain range)  
3      (Náut)   (=proa)   stem  ,   (para atacar)    ram
4    (=malecón)   sea wall, dike  
(=contrafuerte)  
buttress  
[+de puente]  
cutwater
5    (=paseo)   promenade
6      (Med, *)   chilblain
b       adj     (Andes)  
*   (=astuto)   sharp, astute
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'espolón' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
el espolón
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"espolón": examples and translations in context
Estamos en el borde del cráter del espolón. We're on the edge of the spur crater.
Subimos caminando el espolón con palas y picos. We walked up the Spur with shovels and picks.
El caballo tenía un espolón herido... Anyway, this pony had an injured fetlock...
Espolón delgado, la espalda bien arqueada. A slim fetlock, a nicely arched back.
La cirugía también puede usarse para extirpar el espolón óseo que esté irritando el tendón. Surgery also can be used to remove the bone spur that is irritating the tendon.
Algunas veces, un espolón óseo puede estrechar el espacio aún más. Sometimes, a bone spur may narrow the space even more.
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