In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- POLLERA PANTALÓN Banda Argentina de visita en nuestro país.
- Pollera de corderoy plisada, pespunteada y tableada con bordados rumanos en el ruedo ($200, MAB).
- Pollera larga con flecos, lana, cuadrille en tela viene mucho.
2polleras feminine plural
coloquial(mujeres)womenun lío de polleras — some trouble with a woman
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