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This word may also be spelled “cello” when it refers to a musical instrument or musician.
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
(Música) (instrumento) cello; (músico) cellist;
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