gordolobo de vaporino

English translation: rotgut rum

04:46 Feb 5, 2001
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Spanish term or phrase: gordolobo de vaporino
En: "Les sirviò una botella de gordolobo de vaporino con la esperanza de rematarlos."
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English translation:rotgut rum
Explanation:

GORDOLOBO DE VAPORINO is an Colombian expression for ROTGUT RUM( Rum that is very cheap, low quality, often brewed illegaly.)


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narotgut rum
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namullein
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mullein


Explanation:
vaporino = Chile,Comerciante que vende de puerto en puerto. Colombia, Panamá Marinero de un barco de vapor.

Gordolobo = Verbascum sinuatum L.- also known as mullein, a medicinal herb used to clear the lungs etc.(Excelente expectorante en caso de afecciones catarrales y sus complicaciones como tos, bronquitis, etc.)Can't see how it would fit in, but I hope it helps.




    Reference: http://www.tiatrini.com.mx/herbo2.htm
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4 hrs
rotgut rum


Explanation:

GORDOLOBO DE VAPORINO is an Colombian expression for ROTGUT RUM( Rum that is very cheap, low quality, often brewed illegaly.)


I hope this will be of help.

Davorka


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