amphibian
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amphibian(
ahm
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fih
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bi
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ihn
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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. (animal)
a. el anfibio
(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).
Amphibians use their skin to breathe in water or in the air.Los anfibios utilizan su piel para respirar en el agua o en el aire.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (vehicle)
a. anfibio
We took an amphibian plane to a remote Alaskan island last summer.Tomamos un avión anfibio a una isla remota de Alaska el verano pasado.
3. (animal)
a. anfibio
Millions of years ago, amphibian animals walked in the mud, and we can now see their fossilized footprints.Hace millones de años los animales anfibios caminaban por el barro y ahora podemos ver sus huellas fosilizadas.
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amphibian
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el anfibio
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. anfibio(a)
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amphibian [æmˈfɪbɪən]
noun
anfibio (m)
adjective
anfibio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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