aphid
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aphid(
ey
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fihd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el áfido
(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 entomologist examined the aphid under the microscope.La entomóloga examinó el áfido con el microscopio.
b. el pulgón
(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).
Julio was furious when he saw that the aphids had eaten his whole lettuce crop.Julio se enfureció cuando vio que los pulgones se habían comido todo el cultivo de lechugas.
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aphid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el pulgón
(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).
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aphid [ˈeɪfɪd]
noun
áfido (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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