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perch / percha
 
perch   1   [pɜ:tʃ]
A. -noun
a. [of bird]   percha (f)   (figurative)
b. [of person]   posiciónoun (f) elevada
c. to knock somebody off his perch   bajar los humos or el copete a somebody, someone *
B. -transitive verb   encaramar
·we perched the child on the wall
·encaramamos al niño en la tapia
·the village is perched on a hilltop
·el pueblo está encaramado en lo alto de una colina
·he perched his hat on his head
·se colocó el sombrero en la cabeza
C. -intransitive verb
[bird]   posarse   (on   en)
[person]
(=sit)   sentarse   (on   en)   (high up)   encaramarse   (on   en)
·she perched on the arm of my chair
·se sentó en el brazo de mi sillónoun
·we perched in a tree to see the procession
·nos encaramamos or subimos a un árbol para ver el desfile
 
perch / perca
 
perch
2
[pɜ:tʃ]
-noun
perch, perches   plural
(=fish)   perca (f)
 
perch
 
perch   3   [pɜ:tʃ]   -noun   medida de longitud, = 5,029m
 
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