What does mariposa mean in English?

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n. mariposa

Translation: butterfly

Definition of mariposa in English

Insecto volador con dos pares de alas grandes y membranosas, generalmente de colores llamativos, y una larga trompa que se enrolla en espiral con la que extrae néctar de las flores.

Definition of mariposa in Spanish

Flying insect that has two pairs of large wings, typically of striking colour, and a long proboscis with which it extracts nectar from flowers.

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n. mariposa

Translation: butterfly knife

Definition of mariposa in English

Navaja con dos mangos plegables en cuyo interior se recoge la hoja.

Synonyms of mariposa in English

navaja mariposacuchillo mariposa

Definition of mariposa in Spanish

Pocketknife with two foldable, rotating handles, which conceal the blade.

Synonyms of mariposa in Spanish

fan knife

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n. mariposa

Translation: floating candle

Definition of mariposa in English

Disco con una mecha para iluminar, que flota sobre agua o aceite en un recipiente.

Synonyms of mariposa in English

vela flotante

Definition of mariposa in Spanish

Small, disk-shaped candle with a rounded, convex base that floats on oil or water.

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n. mariposa

Translation: wing nut

Definition of mariposa in English

Tuerca con dos protuberancias a los lados, que permite apretarse o aflojarse con la mano.

Synonyms of mariposa in English

tuerca de mariposa

Definition of mariposa in Spanish

Nut that has two projecting pieces, which allow for tightening and loosening by hand.

Synonyms of mariposa in Spanish

butterfly nutwingnutwing-nut

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n. chinche mariposa

Translation: brad

Definition of chinche mariposa in English

Elemento de sujeción pequeño, generalmente hecho de latón, con una cabeza redonda y dos patas que, tras introducirse en un agujero se separan, habitualmente para fijar papeles.

Synonyms of chinche mariposa in English

tachuelatachuela de dos patastachuela de dos puntasencuadernadorgancho mariposa

Definition of chinche mariposa in Spanish

Small fastener made of soft, bendable metal, typically brass, with a round head and a split shaft that opens into two parts upon insertion, typically used to fasten papers together.

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n. cuchillo mariposa

Translation: butterfly knife

Definition of cuchillo mariposa in English

Navaja con dos mangos plegables en cuyo interior se recoge la hoja.

Synonyms of cuchillo mariposa in English

navaja mariposamariposa

Definition of cuchillo mariposa in Spanish

Pocketknife with two foldable, rotating handles, which conceal the blade.

Synonyms of cuchillo mariposa in Spanish

fan knife

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n. gancho mariposa

Translation: brad

Definition of gancho mariposa in English

Elemento de sujeción pequeño, generalmente hecho de latón, con una cabeza redonda y dos patas que, tras introducirse en un agujero se separan, habitualmente para fijar papeles.

Synonyms of gancho mariposa in English

tachuelatachuela de dos patastachuela de dos puntasencuadernadorchinche mariposa

Definition of gancho mariposa in Spanish

Small fastener made of soft, bendable metal, typically brass, with a round head and a split shaft that opens into two parts upon insertion, typically used to fasten papers together.

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v. nadar a mariposa

Translation: swim butterfly

Definition of nadar a mariposa in English

Nadar boca abajo moviendo los brazos en semicírculos hacia el exterior de los lados del cuerpo, de delante atrás y sumergidos durante todo el proceso, mientras se dan patadas con las piernas juntas.

Definition of nadar a mariposa in Spanish

To swim face down with synchronised, circular over arm motions while performing a dolphin kick with the legs.

Synonyms of nadar a mariposa in Spanish

do the butterflyswim flydo the fly

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n. navaja mariposa

Translation: butterfly knife

Definition of navaja mariposa in English

Navaja con dos mangos plegables en cuyo interior se recoge la hoja.

Synonyms of navaja mariposa in English

mariposacuchillo mariposa

Definition of navaja mariposa in Spanish

Pocketknife with two foldable, rotating handles, which conceal the blade.

Synonyms of navaja mariposa in Spanish

fan knife

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n. tuerca de mariposa

Translation: wing nut

Definition of tuerca de mariposa in English

Tuerca con dos protuberancias a los lados, que permite apretarse o aflojarse con la mano.

Synonyms of tuerca de mariposa in English

mariposa

Definition of tuerca de mariposa in Spanish

Nut that has two projecting pieces, which allow for tightening and loosening by hand.

Synonyms of tuerca de mariposa in Spanish

butterfly nutwingnutwing-nut