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Spanish Word of the Day: Túmulo

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Túmulo

Léxico relacionado con la muerte

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 11/2/2013
Word: Túmulo
TÚ-mu-lo Sustantivo masculino
English: Gravestone
Etymology: Del latín tumulus
Meaning: Sepulcro levantado de la tierra.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la muerte
Example:

"Yo estaba asustado, ya sabía que en el túmulo no había nadie, pero me parecía que allí dentro..."(Pío Baroja, Las inquietudes de Shanti Andía)

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