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"Cultivation" is a noun which is often translated as "el cultivo", and "crop" is a noun which is also often translated as "el cultivo". Learn more about the difference between "cultivation" and "crop" below.
cultivation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (agriculture)
a. el cultivo
(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 cultivation of rice is very labor-intensive.El cultivo del arroz requiere mucha mano de obra.
2. (improvement or development)
a. el cultivo
(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).
Part of my job is the cultivation of alliances and friendships with community leaders.Parte de mi trabajo consiste en el cultivo de alianzas y amistades con los líderes de la comunidad.
3. (refinement)
a. el refinamiento
(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).
Lionel stood out from the other boys in the class because of his cultivation.Lionel destacaba de los demás chicos de su clase por su refinamiento.
b. la cultura
(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).
It is a mistake to equate a particular accent with the person's degree of cultivation.Es un error identificar un acento específico con el nivel de cultura de la persona.
c. la sofisticación
(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).
Gerald's elegance and good manners gave a clue as to his cultivation.La elegancia y los buenos modales de Gerald daban una idea de su sofisticación.
d. la cultivación
(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).
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
The school is famous for the cultivation of its students as well as their education.El colegio es famoso por la cultivación de sus estudiantes además de por su educación.
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crop(
krap
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (agriculture)
a. el cultivo
(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).
(species grown)
The most popular crop in this region is avocados.El cultivo más popular de la región es el aguacate.
This severe drought is destroying the crops.Esta grave sequía está asolando los cultivos.
b. la cosecha
(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).
(produce)
This year's crop was really profitable.La cosecha de este año fue muy productiva.
2. (animal anatomy)
a. el buche
(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 bird ate bread until his crop was full.El pájaro comió pan hasta tener el buche lleno.
3. (whip)
a. la fusta
(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).
I lost my crop to urge the pack animals.Perdí mi fusta para azuzar a las bestias de carga.
b. el mango
(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).
(handle)
The crop of this whip is made of genuine leather.El mango de esta fusta está hecho de piel auténtica.
4. (batch)
a. la tanda
(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).
I am looking forward to watching this year's crop of summer movies.Tengo ganas de ver la tanda de este año de películas de verano.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
5. (to cut short)
a. cortar
She looked for a radical change and cropped her long hair.Buscaba un cambio radical y se cortó su larga melena.
b. rapar (close-cut)
Henry decided to crop his hair when he had lice.Henry decidió rapar su cabello cuando tuvo piojos.
6. (to trim)
a. recortar
He cropped the photo so it only showed both of us.Recortó la foto para que solo saliéramos nosotros dos.
7. (to graze on)
a. comer
The cows were cropping grass placidly.Las vacas comían pasto tranquilamente.
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