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Meaning of patilla

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1º_ Diminutive of leg, especially for its meaning of "rather long and protruding part or piece". 2º_ By the previous one, each of the hooks of the glasses that rest and fasten to the ear. 3º_ Part of the hair that grows in front of the ears. In men, it is usually attached to the beard. In some Caribbean countries it is another name for watermelon (Citrullus lanatus).


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Cayetano Pelaez del Rosal

Pieces of wood from the olive tree stump


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Danilo Enrique Noreña Benítez

In Colombia it has two meanings. One is hair, part of the beard or villi that grows ahead of the ears. The other is the name of a cucurbit plant and its fruits which are also known as watermelon, Sindría, aguamelón or water melon. Its scientific name is Citrullus lanatus (belongs to the Cucurbitaceae family).


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