acicate

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic [script needed](as-siqáṭ).

Noun[edit]

acicate m (plural acicates)

  1. spur (implement for prodding a horse)
  2. (figuratively) incentive, spur (anything that inspires or motivates)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

acicate m ‎(plural acicates)

  1. spur (implement for prodding a horse)
  2. (figuratively) incentive, spur (anything that inspires or motivates)

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