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cascalho

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Portuguese, a chip of stone, gravel.

NounEdit

cascalho (uncountable)

  1. (South America) A deposit of pebbles, gravel, and ferruginous sand in which diamonds may be found.

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

cascalho m (plural cascalhos)

  1. gravel (small fragments of rock)