estiércol

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Etymology[edit]

Found in early Old Spanish (10th century) as stiércore (with later dissimilation), from Latin stercore, ablative singular of stercus[1], from Proto-Indo-European *(s)terǵ-, *(s)terḱ-, *(s)treḱ- (manure, dung; to sully, soil, decay).

Noun[edit]

estiércol m (plural estiércoles)

  1. manure
  2. dung

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