bowels

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bowels(
bau
-
uhlz
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(deep interior of something)
a. las entrañas
(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).
Deep in the bowels of the Smithsonian are treasures that have never been on public display.En las entrañas del Smithsonian se encuentran tesoros que nunca se han exhibido.
bowel
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (anatomy)
a. el intestino
(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).
Polyps were discovered in the lining of the large bowel as a result of a routine test.Tras un análisis de rutina se descubrieron pólipos en el forro del intestino grueso.
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bowel
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el intestino
(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).
bowelsentrañas fpl
2. (literary)
a.
the bowels of the earthlas entrañas de la Tierra
bowel complaintafección intestinal
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bowel [ˈbaʊəl]
noun
1 intestino (m)
2 bowels (Anat) intestinos (m); vientre (m); entrañas (f)
the bowels of the earth/ship las entrañas de la tierra/del barco; the bowels of compassion la compasión
modifier
bowel movement (n) evacuación (f) (del vientre)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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