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Spanish Word of the Day: Quiosco

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Quiosco

Léxico relacionado con la ciudad

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 11/1/2000
Word: Quiosco
(qui-OS-co), sustantivo masculino.
English: Kiosk, Newsstand, Bandstand
Etymology: Del turco kyosc, casita de recreo.
Meaning: Pequeña construcción de metal o madera, instalada en las calles o paseos para la venta de bebidas, publicaciones, flores o tabacos.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la ciudad
Example:

"Todavía cargado de electricidad estática, al tratar de comprar la Guía del Ocio pego fuego al quiosco."
(Eduardo Mendoza, Sin Noticias de Gurb)

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