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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. (container)
a. bottle
Abramos una botella de champán para celebrar.Let's open a bottle of champagne to celebrate.
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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. (recipiente)
a. bottle
una botella de champán/lechea champagne/milk bottle
en botellabottled
darle a la botellato be a heavy drinker
botella de oxígenooxygen bottle o cylinder
2. (autoestop)
Regionalism used in Cuba
dar botella a alguiento give somebody a lift, ride
hacer botellato hitchhike
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1 (envase) bottle
de o en botella bottled; cerveza de botella bottled beer; media botella half bottle
Normalmente se utilizan botellas de 750 ml (0,75 l) de capacidad, si bien existen de otras capacidades: 3/8 l [(media botella)] 1,5l [(magnun)] etc. mucho menos empleadas.
botella de vino (contenido) bottle of wine; (envase) wine bottle
botella de Leiden Leyden jar
2 (Caribe) (prebenda) sinecure; soft job in government; (in government)
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