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mote / nickname
 
mote   1   -noun masculine
1. (=apodo)   nickname
·le pusieron el mote de "el abuelo"
·they nicknamed him o they gave him the nickname "Grandad"
2. (history)   motto,   device
 
mote / boiled wheat
 
mote   2   -noun masculine
1. (Andes, Cono Sur)
(=trigo)   boiled wheat
(=maíz)   boiled maize,   boiled corn United States
·mote con huesillos
(Chile)   maize and peach drink
2. (Cono Sur)
a. pelar mote   to gossip
b. como mote   in large numbers
 
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