aerosol
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aerosol(
ehr
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uh
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sol
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el aerosol
(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).
Do you want to buy the paint in an aerosol or a half-gallon can?¿Quieres comprar la pintura en aerosol o en un bote de dos litros?
b. el atomizador
(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).
The paramedic administered naloxone in aerosol to the patient who had overdosed on opioids.El paramédico administró naloxona con atomizador al paciente, que tenía una sobredosis de opiáceos.
c. el spray
(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).
Most asthma medication is delivered using an aerosol.La mayor parte de los medicamentos contra el asma se administran mediante un spray.
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aerosol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el aerosol
(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).
aerosol sprayaerosol m
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aerosol [ˈɛərəsɒl]
noun
aerosol (m); atomizador (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
aerosol
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
aerosol(
ah
-
eh
-
roh
-
sohl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (container)
a. aerosol
El muchacho agitó el aerosol y comenzó a pintar el grafiti en la pared.The kid shook the aerosol and began drawing the graffiti on the wall.
2. (liquid)
a. aerosol
Antiguamente, los aerosoles eran inflamables y dañaban el medioambiente.In the past, aerosols used to be flammable and bad for the environment.
b. spray
Prefiero el medicamento en aerosol a las pastillas.I'd rather have the medicine as a spray than in pills.
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aerosol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. aerosol (spray)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
aerosol
aerosol
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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