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masculine noun
1. (general) 
a. shell 
Parece que el pequeño avestruz está teniendo algo de dificultad para salir de su cascarón.It looks like the baby ostrich is having some difficulty breaking out of its shell.
El pajarito comenzó a romper el cascarón mientras salía de él.The baby bird began to break the shell as it hatched.
b. eggshell 
El nido está vacío y hay pedazos de cascarón roto.The nest is empty and there are pieces of broken eggshell.
1. (general) 
a. eggshell 
2. (fig) 
a. no direct translation 
salir del cascarónto leave the nest
eggshell; broken eggshell
meterse en su cascarón to go into one's shell
está recién salido del cascarón he's a bit wet behind the ears
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