corteza

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corticea, feminine of corticeus, from cortex.

Noun[edit]

corteza f (plural corteces)

  1. shortness
  2. bark (exterior covering of a tree)
  3. crust (of baked goods)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corticea, feminine of corticeus, from cortex. Compare English cortex, cortico-, and cortical.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /korˈteθa/, [korˈt̪eθa]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /korˈtesa/, [korˈt̪esa]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

corteza f (plural cortezas)

  1. bark (of a tree)
  2. rind, peel (of a fruit)
  3. crust (of food or geologically)

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