¿Sabías que...?: Si Pakistán significa "Tierra de Pureza", ¿qué significa -istan en Afganistán o Tayikstán?
quarry / presa
quarry   1   [ˈkwɒrɪ]   -noun   (Hunting)   presa (f)   (figurative)   presa (f),   víctima (f)
quarry / cantera
quarry   2   [ˈkwɒrɪ]
A. -noun
(=mine)   cantera (f)
B. -transitive verb   sacar,   extraer
C. -intransitive verb   explotar una cantera,   extraer piedra de una cantera
·to quarry for marble
·abrir una cantera en busca de masculineármol
D. -compound
·quarry tile   -noun   baldosa (f) (no vidriada)
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