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"Allergy" is a noun which is often translated as "la alergia", and "hay fever" is a noun which is often translated as "la fiebre del heno". Learn more about the difference between "allergy" and "hay fever" below.
allergy(
ah
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luhr
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ji
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (medicine)
a. la alergia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Juan suffers from a pollen allergy.Juan sufre de alergia al polen.
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hay fever(
hey
 
fi
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vuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (illness)
a. la fiebre del heno
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I've got hay fever. - Have you taken an antihistamine?Tengo la fiebre del heno. - ¿Has tomado un antihistamínico?
b. la alergia al polen
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I've gone through an entire box of tissue in two days on account of my hay fever.He agotado toda una caja de pañuelitos desechables en dos días por mi alergia al polen.
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