In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Queremos hacer médicos que sepan ser enfermeros, que sepan ser mucamos de un hospital.
- Él hacía de mucamo, interpretando con muchísima calidad a esa persona amanerada que salía casi desnuda.
- El que atienda será el mucamo de la casa, todos le pueden pedir cosas.
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