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Spanish Word of the Day: Turrón

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Turrón

Léxico relacionado con los postres II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 11/7/2003
Word: Turrón
(tu-RRÓN), sustantivo masculino
English: noughat
Etymology: De origen incierto.
Meaning: Dulce, por lo general, en forma de tableta, hecho de almendras, piñones, avellanas o nueces, tostado todo y mezclado con miel y azúcar.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los postres II
Example:

“Los más opulentos con su pedazo de turrón del que se parte con un martillo...”

Benito Pérez Galdós, Fortunata y Jacinta, p.418, Biblioteca Virtual Qué leer

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