accumulation
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accumulation(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of accumulating)
a. la acumulación
(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).
The accumulation of greenhouse gases represents a threat to humanity.La acumulación de gases de efecto invernadero representa una amenaza para la humanidad.
b. el acopio
(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).
There is a greater accumulation of toxins in the tissue when one is under stress.Hay un mayor acopio de toxinas en el tejido cuando se sufre estrés.
2. (mass)
a. la acumulación
(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).
Our first snow storm of the season left an accumulation of two inches of snow.La primera nevada de la temporada dejó una acumulación de nieve de dos pulgadas.
b. el montón
(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).
He can't play in the next match due to an accumulation of yellow cards.No puede jugar en el próximo partido debido a un montón de tarjetas amarillas.
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accumulation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la acumulación
(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).
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accumulation [əˌkjuːmjʊˈleɪʃən]
noun
1 (amassing) acumulación (f); acopio (m)
2 (mass) montón (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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