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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
a. crab (saltwater)
La Isla de Navidad es famosa por las diversas especies de cangrejos que viven en ella.Christmas Island is famous for the different species of crab that live on it.
El cangrejo salió de su hueco en la arena.The crab came out of its hole in the sand.
b. crayfish (freshwater)
En el verano comemos cangrejos de río frescos.In the summer, we eat fresh crayfish.
Regionalism used in Cuba
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
cangrejo de ríocrayfish
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