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Pozo

Léxico de los cuentos I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/25/2001
Word: Pozo
(PO-zo), sustantivo masculino.
English: well, pit
Etymology: Del latín puteu
Meaning: Hoyo profundo, especialmente hecho en la tierra para encontrar agua.
Topic:Léxico de los cuentos I
Example:

"Los pozos del Sahara son simples agujeros cavados en la arena. Éste parecía un pozo de aldea. Pero allí no había aldea alguna, y creí estar soñando."

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry; El Principito.

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