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|Spanish to English translations [PRO]|
|Spanish term or phrase: amapola con goma|
|Una infusión., pagina 1|
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, El General en su Laberinto
|English translation:poppy gum|
Here's an example:
Miami Herald: Experts say most kids join voluntarily, ...
... on a child labor force. Thousands of nimble-fingered kids pick the coca leaves and harvest the poppy gum that provide the raw material for cocaine and heroin. ...
And an explanation (from my "vast" store of knowlege)--opium is obtained by cutting the poppy pod, causing a milky substance to ooze out (the same way milkweed does).
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