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audio pie·dra

f.
  1. (peña) stone, rock
  2. (granizo) hail, hailstone
  3. (rueda de molino) millstone, grindstone
  4. medicine stone
    piedra biliar gallstone
  5. arms, armaments flint
  6. (casa cuna) foundling home
  7. Cuba , Puerto Rico bore, boring person

Idioms:
cerrar a piedra y lodo
to shut tight
no dejar piedra por mover
figurative to leave no stone unturned
no dejar piedra sobre piedra
figurative to raze, level
piedra afiladera or de afilar
whetstone, grindstone
piedra amoladera or de amolar
  1. whetstone
  2. figurative (base) cornerstone, basis
piedra angular
construction cornerstone
piedra azufre
mining, mineralogy brimstone, sulfur
piedra berroqueña
mining, mineralogy granite
piedra caliza or de cal
mining, mineralogy limestone
piedra de chispa
arms, armaments flint
piedra de jabón
mining, mineralogy saponite
piedra de Labrador
mining, mineralogy labradorite
piedra de la luna
mining, mineralogy moonstone
piedra de molino
millstone
piedra de sapo
Argentina mica
piedra de toque
  1. technical touchstone
  2. figurative touchstone, standard
piedra filosofal
philosophers' stone
piedra fundamental
  1. construction keystone
  2. figurative (base) foundation, basis
piedra huamanga
Peru alabaster
piedra imán
lodestone
piedra infernal
lunar caustic, silver nitrate
piedra lipis
chemistry copper sulfate
piedra meteórica
meteorite
piedra nefrítica
mining, mineralogy nephrite, jade
piedra pómez
pumice stone
piedra preciosa or fina
precious stone
Inflected Forms: piedras - femi

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