borra

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

borra (plural borras)

  1. leafy matter found in wax
    • 1950, Robert W. Pressing and Bradley J. Pettibone, US Patent 2531785, page 4:
      ...continuously discharging borra from said zone as a solid, removing the water from said slurry and mechanically recovering solid wax.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

borra f (plural borre)

  1. waste
  2. cotton

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Maltese[edit]

Noun[edit]

borra

  1. snow

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

borra f (plural borras)

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Verb[edit]

borra

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of borrar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of borrar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin burra.

Noun[edit]

borra f (plural borras)

  1. young she-sheep
  2. rough wool
  3. flock (for mattress)
  4. stuffing (for cushions)
  5. cotton waste

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borra

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of borrar.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

borr +‎ -a

Verb[edit]

borra (present borrar, preterite borrade, supine borrat, imperative borra)

  1. to drill; to make a hole using a drill

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