baseboard
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baseboard(
beys
-
bawrd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (architecture)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el rodapié
(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).
Sam noticed that some mold was developing along the baseboard in the bathroom.Sam notó que estaba saliendo moho a lo largo del rodapié en el baño.
b. el zócalo
(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 maid vacuumed the floors, washed all the windows, and cleaned the baseboards.La criada aspiró los pisos, lavó todas las ventanas y limpió los zócalos.
c. el zoclo
(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 need to repaint the baseboards because they're looking a little dirty.Tengo que repintar los zoclos porque se ven algo sucios.
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baseboard
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (along base of wall)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el zócalo m, rodapié
(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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baseboard [ˈbeɪsbɔːd]
noun
(US) rodapié (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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