apricot
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apricot(
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prih
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kat
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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. (fruit)
a. el albaricoque
(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).
El jugo de albaricoque que me tomé con el desayuno esta mañana estaba delicioso.The apricot juice I had with my breakfast this morning was delicious.
I made jam with some apricots.Hice mermelada con unos albaricoques.
b. el damasco
(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).
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
Apricots are delicious in season.Los damascos son deliciosos en temporada.
c. el chabacano
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
I bought apricots and peaches at the market.Compré chabacanos y duraznos en el mercado.
2. (botany)
a. el albaricoquero
(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 apricot typically blooms early in the spring.El albaricoquero típicamente florece temprano en la primavera.
b. el damasco
(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).
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
Once the apricot is planted, it should grow quickly.Una vez que se haya sembrado el damasco, debería crecer rápidamente.
c. el chabacano
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
My apricot has never borne fruit.Mi chabacano nunca ha dado frutos.
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apricot
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fruit)
a. el albaricoque
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. el damasco
(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).
c. el chabacano
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
apricot [ˈeɪprɪkɒt]
noun
1 (fruit) albaricoque (m); chabacano (m); (Méx) damasco (m); (LAm)
2 (tree) albaricoquero (m); chabacano (m); (Méx) damasco (m); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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