ostión
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ostión(
ohs
-
tyohn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (big rough-shelled shellfish)
a. large oyster
El ostión que recogieron los pescadores era del tamaño de una mano.The large oyster the fishermen picked was the size of a hand.
b. oyster
Yo tomaré el arroz con salsa de ostión, por favor.I'll have the rice with oyster sauce, please.
2. (shellfish with fan-shaped shell)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
a. scallop
Aún recuerdo los sabrosos ostiones que comimos en Valparaíso.I still remember the delicious scallops we had in Valparaiso.
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salsa de ostión
oyster sauce
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