alar
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alar
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alar(
ah
-
lahr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (architecture)
a. eave
Las avispas construyeron un nido debajo del alar del tejado.The wasps built a nest under the eave of the roof.
b. eaves
No me gusta trabajar en el ático, porque el alar del edificio obstruye toda la luz del sol.I don't like working in the attic, because the building's eaves block all the sunlight.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (related to the wing)
a. wing
Los ingenieros midieron la carga alar del avión para asegurarse de que no hubiera riesgos al volar.The engineers measured the plane's wing loading to ensure that it was safe to fly.
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alar
1 (de tejado) eaves
plural
2 (Latinoamérica) (acera) pavement; sidewalk; (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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