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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 me a fortune
(MODISMOS)
exp.
it cost the earth
(MODISMOS)
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'riñón' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
cuesta un riñón
exp.
nos costó un riñón
"riñón": examples and translations in context
Las mayores concentraciones de meloxicam se encuentran en hígado y riñón. The highest meloxicam concentrations are to be found in liver and kidney.
Comprueba la irrigación sanguínea hacia el riñón. Check the function of the blood supply to the kidney.
Tampoco a pacientes que tengan problemas de riñón graves. Kineret should not be used in patients who have severe problems with their kidneys.
Tienen un riñón compatible para Jaelynn Donovan. They got a kidney that's a match for Jaelynn Donovan.
San Larry está ofreciendo su riñón ahora mismo. Saint Larry's offering up his kidney right now.
Me siento como un riñón humano ahora mismo. I feel like some human kidney, right now.
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