carnitas
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carnitas(
kar
-
ni
-
duhs
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (pieces of braised pork)
a. las carnitas
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
I want a burrito with carnitas. They're delicious.Quiero un burrito con carnitas. Son deliciosas.
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carnitas
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carnitas(
kahr
-
nee
-
tahs
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (pieces of braised pork)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. carnitas
Rellené los tacos con carnitas.I filled the tacos with carnitas.
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carnitas
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. small pieces of braised pork
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
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carnitas
(México) barbecued pork
singular
; (s)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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