policía acostado

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 (literally: a lying-down policeman)

policia acostado

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Ahh the old ‘sleeping cop’ — perhaps the most visual Colombianismo and without a doubt one of my favorites since my first month in Colombia.

Elsewhere:  tope (Mex), badén (Sp), lomo de burro (Arg), rompemuelle (Bol&Per)

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