Quick answer
"Deforestación" is a noun which is often translated as "deforestation", and "peligro" is a noun which is often translated as "danger". Learn more about the difference between "deforestación" and "peligro" below.
deforestación(
deh
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foh
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rehs
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tah
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syohn
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (general)
a. deforestation
Los ecologistas luchan contra la deforestación del Amazonas.Ecologists fight against the deforestation of the Amazon.
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peligro(
peh
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lee
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groh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. danger
Corro el peligro de volverme loca planificando esta boda.I'm in danger of going crazy planning this wedding.
Ten en cuenta el peligro que supone conducir una motocicleta.Take into account how dangerous it is to ride a motorcycle.
b. hazard
Las piezas pequeñas pueden ser un peligro para los bebés.Small pieces can be a hazard for infants.
c. threat
Él es un peligro a sí mismo.He is a threat to himself.
d. peril (literary)
En la selva oscura hay muchos peligros.There are many perils in the dark jungle.
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