arroba
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arroba
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (unit of measurement)
a. la arroba
(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).
How much does an arroba of wheat cost?¿Cuánto cuesta una arroba de trigo?
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arroba
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arroba(
ah
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rroh
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bah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (the symbol @)
a. at
¿Cómo es tu dirección de correo electrónico? - Es nombre-arroba-email-punto-com.What is your e-mail address? - It's name-at-email-dot-com.
b. at sign
Te faltó el arroba en esta dirección.You forgot the at sign in this address.
2. (unit of weight)
a. arroba
Le pedí al granjero que me vendiera una arroba de trigo.I asked the farmer to sell me one arroba of wheat.
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arroba
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computers)
a. at, @ symbol
2. (peso)
a. 11.5 kg
3. (fig)
a.
por arrobasby the sackful
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arroba
1 (medida de peso) 25 pounds; (medida de líquidos) a variable liquid measure
por arrobas tons (familiar); loads (familiar)
tiene talento por arrobas he has loads of talent; he oozes talent (familiar)
2 (Internet) (en dirección electrónica) at
Pérez, arroba, ...
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