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Spanish Word of the Day: Mamperlán

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Léxico relacionado con la arquitectura

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 7/5/2011
Word: Mamperlán
(mam-per-LÁN), sustantivo masculino.
English: Bullnose
Etymology: Desconocida
Meaning: Listón de madera con que se guarnece el borde de los peldaños en las escaleras de fábrica.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la arquitectura

“La nuca rebotaba contra el mamperlán de los peldaños con un aterrador sonido a cántara rota.”
José Manuel Caballero Bonald, Ágata ojo de gato p. 240 Ed. Bibliotex.