cangrejo
cangrejo(
kahng
-
greh
-
hoh
)
masculine noun
1. (animal) 
a. crab (saltwater) 
La Isla de Navidad es famosa por las diversas especies de cangrejos que viven en ella.Christmas Island is famous for the different species of crab that live on it.
El cangrejo salió de su hueco en la arena.The crab came out of its hole in the sand.
b. crayfish (freshwater) 
En el verano comemos cangrejos de río frescos.In the summer, we eat fresh crayfish.
2. (illness) (Cuba) 
a. cancer 
No se ha encontrado una cura para el cangrejo de seno.A cure for breast cancer has not been found.
cangrejo
Noun
1. (general) 
a. crab 
cangrejo de ríocrayfish
cangrejo
1 [de mar] crab; [de río] crayfish
está más rojo que un cangrejo (por el sol) he is as pink o red as a lobster
avanzar como los cangrejos to make little headway
2 (Náutica) gaff
3 (And) (idiota) idiot; (granuja) rogue; crafty person
4 (Latinoamérica) (misterio) mystery; enigma
5 (moneda) 25-peseta coin
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