canilla

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cannella, diminutive of canna (cane).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

canilla f (plural canillas)

  1. (anatomy) shin, tibia
    Synonyms: espinilla, tibia
  2. (anatomy, less common) ulna, radius
  3. (Argentina, Northern Central Spain, Paraguay, Uruguay) faucet
    Synonym: grifo
  4. (Northern Mexico) leg

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