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Spanish Word of the Day: Recodo

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Recodo

Léxico relacionado con la calle

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 1/16/2012
Word: Recodo
(re-CO-do), sustantivo masculino.
English: Bend
Etymology: Del latín cubitus
Meaning: Ángulo o revuelta que forman las calles, caminos, ríos, etc., torciendo notablemente la dirección que traían.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la calle
Example:

Él me decía esto y nosotros estábamos parados en un recodo oscuro de la escalera”
“Menos Julia”, Nadie encendía las lámparas, Felisberto Hernández

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