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riñón

  
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1      (Anat)   (=órgano)   kidney  
me duelen los riñones      my lower back hurts  
MODISMOS me costó un riñón      *   it cost me a fortune, it cost the earth  
MODISMOS tener el riñón bien cubierto      *   to be well off  
MODISMOS tener riñones      *   to have guts, be tough  
  riñón artificial   artificial kidney
2    (=centro)   heart, core  
en el riñón de Castilla      in the very heart of Castile  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
en el riñón de Castilla exp.
in the very heart of Castile

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to be well off
(MODISMOS)
exp.
it cost the earth
(MODISMOS)
exp.
it cost me a fortune
(MODISMOS)
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'riñón' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
cuesta un riñón
exp.
nos costó un riñón
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"riñón": examples and translations in context
Luego te operamos para hundirte el riñón flotante. After that, we operate and sink your floating kidney.
El riñón no tiene válvula mitral. The kidney doesn't have a mitral valve.
No me puedo permitir ese coche, cuesta un riñón. I can't buy that car - it costs an arm and a leg.
Veo sangrado en el riñón izquierdo. I see some bleeding in the left kidney.
Me acusa de perder un riñón... She's accusing me of losing a kidney...
Lucharemos para obtener su riñón devuelta. We'll fight m get your kidney back.
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