armada
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armada(
ar
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ma
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duh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la flota
(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 island nation has a large armada to defend itself.La nación insular tiene una flota grande para defenderse.
b. la armada
(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 admiral is in command of an armada of 120 ships.El admirante está al mando de una armada de 120 navíos.
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armada [ɑːˈmɑːdə]
noun
flota (f); armada (f)
the Armada (Hist) la (Armada) Invencible
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armada
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armada(
ahr
-
mah
-
dah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (military)
a. navy (branch)
La armada adquirió tres destructores y un portaaviones.The navy bought three destroyers and an aircraft carrier.
b. armada (fleet)
La armada fue hundida con submarinos.The armada was sunk by submarines.
2. (lariat) (Southern Cone)
a. lasso
El vaquero atrapó al ternero con una armada.The cowboy caught the calf with a lasso.
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armada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (marina)
a. navy
la Armadathe Navy
2. (history)
a.
la Armada Invenciblethe Spanish Armada
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armada
1 (nacional) navy; (escuadra) fleet
la Armada Británica the British Navy; la Armada Invencible the Spanish Armada; un oficial de la armada a naval officer
2 (S. Cone) (lazo) lasso
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