(n.) = peel ; shovel ; spade. Ex: Another cook works the wood-burning oven, stoking it with almond wood, moving the coals to the back and taking the pizzas in and out with a long-handled peel. Ex: In another area he found that the coal shovels being used weighed from 16 to 38 pounds. Ex: Tree stumps of a small diameter can be removed relatively easily with a spade and/or preferably a mattock. ---- * pala de madera = wooden peel. * pala de quitar nieve = snow shovel. * pala excavadora = excavator. * pala para quitar nieve = snow shovel. * quitar con pala = shovel. * tener dinero a punta pala = roll in + Dinero ; be filthy rich ; be loaded with money ; be made of money ; be rolling in money ; have + money to burn.