zapata

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From zapato (shoe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θaˈpata/, [θaˈpa.t̪a]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /saˈpata/, [saˈpa.t̪a]

Noun[edit]

zapata f (plural zapatas)

  1. (automotive) brake shoe
    Synonym: zapata de freno
    Coordinate term: pastilla de frenos
  2. (mechanics) washer (flat disk placed beneath a nut or at some joint)
    Synonym: arandela

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