Quick answer
"Coincidence" is a noun which is often translated as "la coincidencia", and "lattice" is a noun which is often translated as "la celosía". Learn more about the difference between "coincidence" and "lattice" below.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (chance event)
a. la coincidencia
(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).
What a coincidence that we're in the same class!¡Qué coincidencia que estamos en la misma clase!
b. la casualidad
(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).
By some strange coincidence, I ran into my cousin in Moscow.Por alguna extraña casualidad, me topé con mi primo en Moscú.
2. (simultaneous occurrence)
a. la coincidencia
(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).
The coincidence of his visit and the outbreak of the scandal had been carefully planned.La coincidencia de su visita y el estallido del escándalo se había planeado con sumo cuidado.
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lattice
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (architecture)
a. la celosía
(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).
The basement has lattice windows for securityEl sótano tiene ventanas de celosía para seguridad.
b. el enrejado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The wood lattice beneath our porch prevented our cat from hiding there.El enrejado de madera debajo de nuestro porche prevenía que nuestro gato se escondiera allá.
c. el entramado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The little girl often found birds sitting in the stone lattice outside her house.La chica frecuentemente encontraba aves sentados en el entramado de piedra fuera de su casa.
2. (physics)
a. la red cristalina
(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).
The model of the crystalline lattice helped her understand the structure of a complex molecule.El modelo de la red cristalina ayudó a ella entender la estructura de una molécula compleja.
b. la retícula
(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).
The scientist had a breakthrough when she realized that the atoms fit together in a lattice structure.La científica tuvo un avance cuando ella se dio cuenta que los átomos se adhieren en una estructura de retícula.
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