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Marisco

Léxico relacionado con los alimentos (pesca)

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 12/24/2002
Word: Marisco
(ma-RIS-co), sustantivo masculino
English: seafood
Etymology: Del antiguo adjetivo marisco, relativo al mar.
Meaning: Cualquier animal marino invertebrado; se da este nombre especialmente a crustáceos y moluscos comestibles.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los alimentos (pesca)
Example:

“Y en esos casos no hay nada como irte a la Boquería a comprar cosas que puedes manipular y convertir en otras: verduras, mariscos, pescados, carnes.”

Manuel Vázquez Montalbán: La rosa de Alejandría.

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