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grano  

      sm  
1    (=semilla)   [+de cereales]   grain  
[+de mostaza]  
seed  
MODISMOS ir (directo) al grano      to get to the point  
¡vamos al grano!      let's get to the point!  
MODISMOS no es grano de anís      it's not just a small thing  
  grano de arroz   grain of rice  
  grano de cacao   cocoa bean  
  grano de café   coffee bean  
  grano de sésamo   sesame seed  
  grano de trigo   grain of wheat  
  granos panificables   bread grains
2    (=semillas)   grain  
aquí se almacena el grano      the grain is stored here  
MODISMOS apartar el grano de la paja      to separate the wheat from the chaff  
3    (=partícula)   grain  
(=punto)  
speck  
un grano de arena      a grain of sand  
MODISMOS poner su grano de arena      to do one's bit *     
4      (en la piel)    spot, pimple
5      (en piedra, madera, fotografía)    grain  
de grano fino      fine-grained  
de grano gordo      coarse-grained  
6      (Farm)   grain
7    **  
[+de droga]  
fix **  , shot *  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
de grano fino exp.
fine-grained

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
coarse-grained
exp.
a grain of sand
exp.
let's get to the point!
exp.
it's not just a small thing
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to do one's bit
(MODISMOS)
exp.
I have a spot on my nose
exp.
He has a spot on his nose
exp.
to separate the wheat from the chaff
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to separate the wheat from the chaff
(MODISMOS)
v.
get straight to the point
exp.
the grain is stored here
exp.
to get to the point
(MODISMOS)
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'grano' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
el grano
[BIZ]
n.
el grano
[BIZ]
adj.
de grano fino
[INFO]
adj.
de grano fino
[INFO]
n.
el grano fino
[INFO]
adj.
de grano grueso
[INFO]
exp.
un grano de verdad
n.
el grano de arena
exp.
ir al grano
exp.
ir al grano
(IDIOMS)
"grano": examples and translations in context
Solamente pare para traerte el grano. I only stopped off to bring you that grain.
Un grano de arena podría dañarlo. A grain of sand could destroy it.
Simple, al grano, coloquial. Simple, to the point, colloquial.
Así que si pudieras ir al grano... So if you could just get to the point.
Solo estábamos empezando a ir al grano. We were just cutting to the chase.
Simplemente ve directo al grano, Sam. Just cut to the chase, Sam.
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