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Spanish Word of the Day: Estante

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Materiales de oficina

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/16/2010
Word: Estante
(es-TAN-te), sustantivo masculino.
English: Shelf
Etymology: Del latín stans, -antis
Meaning: Mueble con anaqueles o entrepaños, y generalmente sin puertas, que sirve para colocar libros, papeles u otras cosas.
Topic:Materiales de oficina

Se levanta y recoge en un estante de su amplio despacho un libro de tamaño ínfimo (seis centímetros por cuatro).