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Palm Springs


      n   a city in the U.S., in California: a popular tourist resort. Pop.: 40181 (1990)  
Diccionario de inglés definición  
palm          [1]  
1    the inner part of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers  
   Related adjs       thenar       volar  
2    a corresponding part in animals, esp. apes and monkeys  
3    a linear measure based on the breadth or length of a hand, equal to three to four inches or seven to ten inches respectively  
4    the part of a glove that covers the palm  
5    a hard leather shield worn by sailmakers to protect the palm of the hand  
a    the side of the blade of an oar that faces away from the direction of a boat's movement during a stroke  
b    the face of the fluke of an anchor  
7    a flattened or expanded part of the antlers of certain deer  
8    in the palm of one's hand   at one's mercy or command  
      vb   tr  
9    to conceal in or about the hand, as in sleight-of-hand tricks  
10    to touch or soothe with the palm of the hand,   (See also)        palm off  
     (C14 paume, via Old French from Latin palma; compare Old English folm palm of the hand, Greek palame)  

Diccionario de inglés definición  




1    hand, hook, meathook     (slang)   mitt     (slang)   paw     (informal)  
2    in the palm of one's hand      at one's mercy, in one's clutches, in one's control, in one's power  
3    grease someone's palm        (slang)   bribe, buy, corrupt, fix     (informal)   give a backhander     (slang)   induce, influence, pay off     (informal)   square, suborn  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

Consulte también:

palm, betel palm, cabbage palm, coconut palm

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