cataclismo

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cataclismo(
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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. (natural catastrophe)
a. cataclysm
El río se desbordó y fue un cataclismo. Miles de personas tuvieron que evacuar la ciudad.The river burst its banks, and it was a cataclysm. Thousands of people had to evacuate the city.
b. natural disaster
Las cifras del cataclismo salieron a la luz: nueve personas murieron ahogadas.The numbers of the natural disaster were announced: nine people drowned.
2. (turmoil)
a. cataclysm
Las malas políticas económicas causaron un cataclismo en el departamento de finanzas.The bad economic decisions caused a cataclysm in the finance department.
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cataclismo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. cataclysm
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cataclismo
cataclysm
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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