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Cortina

Partes de la casa IV

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 6/19/2003
Word: Cortina
(cor-TI-na), nombre femenino
English: curtain, screen, flap
Etymology: Del latín cortina
Meaning: 1. Pieza de tela que se cuelga como adorno o para abrigo detrás de las puertas o ventanas.
2. Cualquier cosa que sirve para cubrir u ocultar algo.
Topic:Partes de la casa IV
Example:

“En la despensa hemos puesto una cortina en vez de una puerta”

Gran diccionario de uso del español actual, SGEL

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