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"a puffling"

Spanish translation: pollo

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English term or phrase:puffling
Spanish translation:pollo
Entered by: Carolina Villegas
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09:36 Apr 7, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: "a puffling"
"A puffling is a young puffin. By the time puffin chicks are ready to leave their burrows, they are called pufflings."
Beatriz
pollo
Explanation:
No sé el término que se utilizará para los frailecillos en particular, pero nombres genéricos para crías de aves pueden ser: pollo, avecilla o pajarillo. Según el diccionario CLAVE, pollo es la cría de un ave (aunque matiza "específicamente de la gallina"). Luego están los específicos, como pichón, perdigón, cigoñino, pavezno o aguilucho. ¡Buena suerte!
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Carolina Villegas
Local time: 10:01
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Summary of answers provided
nafrailecilloToña Morales-Calkins
naPuffin=frailecillobrock2
napollo
Carolina Villegas
naFrailecillo
Alexandro Padres Jimenez


  

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18 mins
Frailecillo


Explanation:
My dictionary, Simon & Schuster's states that a puffling is a frailecillo (with the orn. before it, ornitología).

Best of luck!

Alexandro Padres Jimenez
Local time: 04:01
PRO pts in pair: 208
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1 hr
pollo


Explanation:
No sé el término que se utilizará para los frailecillos en particular, pero nombres genéricos para crías de aves pueden ser: pollo, avecilla o pajarillo. Según el diccionario CLAVE, pollo es la cría de un ave (aunque matiza "específicamente de la gallina"). Luego están los específicos, como pichón, perdigón, cigoñino, pavezno o aguilucho. ¡Buena suerte!

Carolina Villegas
Local time: 10:01
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 85
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3 hrs
Puffin=frailecillo


Explanation:
I am not familiar with the name 'Puffling' puede ser 'chorlito'which is another name for that bird.

brock2
PRO pts in pair: 4
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1 day 3 hrs
frailecillo


Explanation:
Como dijo Alex. Pollo si se usa para las crías de aves, pero el uso más común para pollo es el ave que comemos que también se llama gallo/gallina.

Toña Morales-Calkins
United States
Local time: 01:01
PRO pts in pair: 27
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