alfalfa
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alfalfa(
ahl
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fahl
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fuh
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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. (botany)
a. la alfalfa
(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).
Carlos farms alfalfa in California's Palo Verde Valley.Carlos cultiva alfalfa en el valle de Palo Verde en California.
2. (culinary)
a. la alfalfa
(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).
Alfalfa has a very high nutritional value.La alfalfa tiene un valor nutritivo muy alto.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (culinary)
a. de alfalfa
I like to eat alfalfa sprouts in my sandwiches instead of lettuce.Me gusta comer sándwiches con brotes de alfalfa en lugar de lechuga.
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alfalfa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la alfalfa
(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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alfalfa [ælˈfælfə]
noun
alfalfa (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
alfalfa
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
alfalfa(
ahl
-
fahl
-
fah
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (botany)
a. alfalfa
Las vacas de la granja comen varios kilos de alfalfa al día.Cows in the farm eat several kilos of alfalfa everyday.
b. lucerne
La alfalfa es uno de los elementos clave de las dietas equinas.Lucerne is one of the key elements in equine diets.
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alfalfa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. alfalfa, lucerne
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
alfalfa
lucerne; alfalfa
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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