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Spanish translation of “quarry”

quarry

noun /ˈkwori/ (plural quarries)
a place, usually a very large hole in the ground, from which stone is got for building etc
cantera
a limestone quarry.
(Definition of quarry from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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