lavador

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From Portuguese

Noun[edit]

lavador (plural lavadors)

  1. a machine used in mining placer deposits, which washes paydirt slurries pumped into the top of machine, extracting pebbled ores though its sluice runs into its riffles, grates and miner's moss, a type of washplant

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Noun[edit]

lavador m (plural lavadores, feminine lavadora, feminine plural lavadoras)

  1. washer (someone or something that washes)