antenna
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Usage note
The plural of "antenna" is “antennae.”
antenna(
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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. (anatomy)
a. la antena
(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).
Through the magnifying glass, I could see the millipede wiggling its antennae.A través de la lupa, pude ver el milpiés moviendo sus antenas.
2. (technology)
a. la antena
(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 reception on my new phone is much better due to an improved design of the antenna.La recepción de mi teléfono nuevo es mucho mejor gracias a un mejor diseño de la antena.
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antenna
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of insect, snail)
a. la antena
(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).
2. (of radio, tv)
a. la antena
(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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antenna [ænˈtenə]
noun
antennas antennae [ænˈteniː]
1 [of insect, animal] antena (f)
2 (TV) antena (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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