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cantón

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cantón(
kahn
-
tohn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (administrative division)
a. canton
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
Hay 26 cantones en Suiza.Switzerland has 26 cantons.
b. district
Los vecinos de este cantón le tienen miedo a la policía.The residents of this district are afraid of the police.
2.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(heraldry)
a. canton
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
Quiero ponerle un dragón en el cantón de la bandera.I want to put a dragon in the flag's canton.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(home)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. house
Ya me voy para mi cantón, carnales.I'm going back to my house now, dudes.
b. place
Puedes caerle a mi cantón cuando quieras.You can come around my place whenever you want.
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cantón
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (territorio)
a. canton
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cantón
1 (Política) canton
2 (Mil) cantonment
3 (esquina) corner
cantón
(Cos) cotton material
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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