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"Melocotón" is a noun which is often translated as "peach", and "durazno" is a noun which is also often translated as "peach". Learn more about the difference between "melocotón" and "durazno" below.
melocotón(
meh
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loh
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koh
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tohn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (fruit)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. peach
Vámonos al mercado a comprar melocotones frescos.Let's go to the market to buy some fresh peaches.
2. (tree)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. peach tree
El chico recogió la fruta más madura del melocotón.The boy picked the ripest fruit from the peach tree.
3. (color)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. peach
El color del año es el melocotón.This year's color of the year is peach.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (color)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. peach
Su vestido melocotón resaltó el color de su cabello.Her peach dress brought out the color of her hair.
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durazno(
doo
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rahs
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noh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (fruit)
a. peach
Los duraznos y los albaricoques son dos ejemplos de frutas de hueso.Peaches and apricots are two examples of stone fruits.
No tenían sandías en el mercado, pero compré duraznos y mandarinas.They didn't have any watermelons at the market, but I bought peaches and mandarins.
2. (tree)
a. peach tree
El durazno es originario del noroeste de China.The peach tree is native to northwest China.
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