Translation of kidney in Spanish:

kidney

riñón, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈkɪdni//ˈkɪdni/

noun

  • 1

    Anatomy
    riñón masculine
    (disease/failure) (before noun) renal
    kidney donor (masculine and feminine) donante de riñón
    • kidney transplant transplante de riñón
    • In addition, waste materials cannot be transported properly to the lungs and kidneys for excretion.
    • On the other hand there are some infants that are born with kidneys that never really developed.
    • It causes the kidneys to get rid of unneeded water and salt from the body into the urine.
    • According to his mother, his liver, kidneys and muscles then began to break down.
    • You can donate blood, bone marrow, even kidneys and even part of your liver as a living donor.
    • Kidney transplants are an alternative to dialysis when both kidneys have ceased to function.
    • In some cases the infection can spread to other areas of the body such as the eyes, heart, kidneys, brain and skin.
    • I think that the argument there is that it's not as risky as giving one of your kidneys.
    • Treatment must be rapid to protect organs such as the kidneys, lungs, and liver from damage.
    • Thrombosis of the arteries to the kidneys can cause serious kidney damage.
    • The soft parts of the body such as the liver, kidneys and spleen can also be looked at in this way.
    • The most common cause is a failure of the kidneys to excrete uric acid fast enough.
    • A small amount of urine drips constantly from your kidneys to your bladder through tubes called ureters.
    • It can also occur in the bowels, kidneys, bones and joints and can cause meningitis.
    • These air bubbles can make their way to the brain, the heart, the kidneys and other vital organs.
    • The cysts can replace much of the mass of the kidneys and can lead to kidney failure.
    • They each had their own head, arms, legs, brain, heart, lungs, kidneys and liver.
    • If the stretching affects both kidneys, then blockage to the urine pipe is possible.
    • She first did some research work in Naples on certain marine worms that live in the kidneys of sea birds.
    • It acts slowly and mildly on the secreting organs, such as kidneys, skin and bowels.
  • 2

    Cooking
    riñón masculine
    • It's poached skate with fennel or lamb kidney sausage on bacon and onion bread.
    • Steak, kidney and Guinness pie is just one of a number of tasty and filling pub grub dishes featured on Sean's Irish Pub menu.
    • The product names are exchanged for the ingredients of traditional British dishes, such as beans and chips and steak and kidney.
    • Another waitress was close on her heels with the two steak and kidney pies.
    • Her recipe had steak and kidney cooking in the batter, but she said that leftover meat could be used.
    • It was definitely home-made, full of lean meat, plenty of kidney and rich gravy.
    • Similarly, the steak and kidney pie is now made with best blade steak rather than chuck beef.
    • They produce numerous different brands including beef and stout, beef and kidney, wild boar and venison.
    • Follow that with steamed oxtail, beef and veal kidney pudding with roast shallots and buttered carrots.
    • It was just nice to see Tom and my son getting excited because we had enough meat to make a steak and kidney pie.
    • Breakfast consisted of fried bacon, sausage and kidney, coffee and Vienna rolls.
    • The steak and kidney pie was another solid item with lots of English gravy and considered to be good value.
    • A rare delight is a pig's kidney the size of a fist baked slowly with thyme, tarragon, cream and snippets of bacon.
    • The skewer lay on a vol-au-vent filled with a lightly truffled fudge of sweetbread and kidney, a faint lemoniness danced on my tongue.
    • They dish up a real feast: liver, kidney, some wonderful pink medallions.
    • Tender meat, plenty of kidney, light pastry and tasty gravy would probably have been enough without the helping of chips.
    • Liver and onions, fish and chips, Lancashire hot pot and steak and kidney pudding will be on the menu.
    • And my daughters prefer them to shepherd's pie, steak and kidney pudding or vegetable stew.
    • The Pie Committee disbanded itself in indignation, several of whom went down the pub instead, where there were rumours of a nice steak and kidney.
    • Free-range pork is gamey, sweet, tender with just a hint of kidney flavour.
  • 3formal, dated

    (type)
    to be of the same/a different kidney estar/no estar cortado por el mismo patrón
    • And now, my hearties, be gay, and gaily read the rest, with ease of body and in the best of kidney!
    • May this missive find its beholder sound of shank and in good kidney.