colchón

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

colchón m (plural colchones)

  1. mattress

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Portuguese colchão

Noun[edit]

colchón m (plural colchóns)

  1. mattress

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From colcha +‎ -ón. Cognate with Portuguese colchão.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kolˈt͡ʃon/, [kolʲˈt͡ʃõn]

Noun[edit]

colchón m (plural colchones)

  1. mattress (pad on which a person can recline and sleep)
  2. buffer, cushion, padding (something acting as a cushion, especially to absorb a shock or impact)
  3. nest egg

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