calamar

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USAGE NOTE
This word is often used in the plural in sense 2).
calamar(
kah
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lah
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mahr
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (animal)
a. squid
Los calamares son moluscos carnívoros.Squid are carnivorous mollusks.
2. (culinary)
a. squid
Pedí unos calamares rellenos y una copa de vino blanco.I ordered stuffed squid and a glass of white wine.
b. calamari
Alicia preparó unos ricos calamares fritos.Alicia made some delicious fried calamari.
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calamar
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. squid
calamares en su tintasquid cooked in its own ink
calamares a la romanasquid rings fried in batter
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calamar
squid
calamares a la romana squid rings fried in batter
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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