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Hamaca

Objetos de playa

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/7/2010
Word: Hamaca
(ha-MA-ca), sustantivo femenino.
English: Hammock
Etymology: Del taíno hamaka
Meaning: Asiento consistente en una armadura graduable, generalmente de tijera, en la que se sujeta una tela que forma el asiento y el respaldo.
Topic:Objetos de playa
Example:

Tenderse en la hamaca hasta que el sol baje y ya se pueda salir al mar aguantando el tirón de la marea, saludando a los pescadores que vuelven a la playa con las redes llenas.

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