Translation of toenail in Spanish:

toenail

uña, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈtəʊneɪl//ˈtoʊˌneɪl/

noun

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    uña feminine
    to cut one's toenails cortarse las uñas de los pies
    • Her nail varnish is applied patchily, on bitten fingernails and bitten toenails.
    • If you get any solution on your fingernails or toenails, use alcohol to keep your cuticles from turning orange.
    • In the blink of an eye, her fingernails and toenails were painted a shade of blue to match her dress.
    • By the time she was able to go home, she'd lost much of her hair, her eyelashes, eyebrows, fingernails, and toenails.
    • For some women, hormonal changes may cause the fingernails and toenails to grow faster than usual or to become brittle or soft.
    • The infection is more likely in toenails than in fingernails.
    • Scratching an infected toenail can infect your fingernails.
    • Your fingernails and toenails also are made of the protein keratin.
    • I had painted my toenails and fingernails varying shades of purple, and I was wearing my open-toed heeled sandals.
    • Some had the national flag painted on their fingernails and toenails.
    • Fingernails grow about three or four times as quickly as toenails.
    • The decoration of both toenails and fingernails for aesthetic purposes dates back at least as far as Ancient Egypt, where henna and other products were applied to colour the feet and hands as well as the nails.
    • Careful examination of the fingernails and toenails can provide clues to underlying systemic diseases.
    • To avoid ingrown toenails, cut your nails straight across.
    • See your doctor if you think you have a fungal infection in your fingernails or toenails.
    • Tinea unguium is a form of ringworm that most commonly infects fingernails and toenails.
    • An ingrown toenail occurs when the edge of the toenail grows into the soft skin surrounding the nail.
    • If your toenail does not improve, your GP or podiatrist will be able to partially remove your toenail to allow the nail to grow back and heal.
    • They affect the toenails more often than the fingernails.
    • Workers often lose fingernails and toenails, and they suffer injuries from the knives, saws, and machinery.

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