-ate
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-ate
A suffix is an affix that is added to the end of a word to create a new word with a different meaning (e.g. philia, ism).
suffix
1. (general)
a. -ado
Professor Jones has a doctorate in chemistry.La profesora Jones tiene un doctorado en química.
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ate
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ate(
ah
-
teh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. quince jelly
Mi hermana me trajo ate de guayaba del tianguis.My sister bought me some guava-flavored quince jelly from the outdoor market.
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ate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. quince jelly
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
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ate
(México) quince jelly
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