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This word may also be spelled "stye."
sty
noun
1. (pigpen) 
a. el chiquero (M) (Latin America) 
Paul went to the sty to feed the pigs.Paul fue al chiquero a darles de comer a los chanchos.
The pigs are in the sty.Los cerdos están en la pocilga.
2. (medical) 
I looked in the mirror and saw that the discomfort on my eyelid was due to a sty.Me miré en el espejo y vi que la molestia que tenía en el párpado se debía a un orzuelo.
sty
Noun
1. (medicine) 
a. el orzuelo (M) 
sty [staɪ]
noun
1 [of pigs] pocilga (f); chiquero (m); (S. Cone)
2 pocilga (informal) (f); leonera (informal) (f)
this place is a sty! her room is an absolute sty
sty
stye
noun
(Med) orzuelo (m)
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