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trunk

noun /traŋk/
the main stem (of a tree)
tronco
The trunk of this tree is five metres thick.
a large box or chest for packing or keeping clothes etc in
baúl
He packed his trunk and sent it to Canada by sea.
an elephant’s long nose
trompa
The elephant sucked up water into its trunk.
the body (not including the head, arms and legs) of a person (and certain animals)
tronco
He had a powerful trunk, but thin arms.
( American) a boot (of a car)
maletero
Put your baggage in the trunk.
trunks noun plural short trousers or pants worn by boys or men, especially the type used for swimming
traje de baño (de hombre)
swimming trunks He wore only a pair of bathing trunks.
(Definition of trunk from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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