cavity

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cavity(
kah
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vih
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di
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (hollow space)
a. la cavidad
(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).
(F)
The sea and the wind had eroded a cavity in the rockface.El mar y el viento habían erosionado una cavidad en la pared rocosa.
2. (medicine)
a. la caries
(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).
(F)
The dentist found a cavity that needed a filling.El dentista encontró una caries que hubo que empastar.
3. (anatomy)
a. la cavidad
(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).
(F)
He had a blockage in his nasal cavity.Tenía una obstrucción en la cavidad nasal.
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cavity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (hole)
a. la cavidad
(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).
(F)
2. (of tooth)
a. la caries
(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).
(F)
cavity wall insulationcámara de aire, aislamiento de doble pared
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cavity [ˈkævɪtɪ]
noun
cavidad (f); (in tooth) caries (f)
nasal cavities fosas (f) nasales
modifier
cavity wall (n) pared (f) con cámara de aire; doble pared (f)
cavity wall insulation (n) aislamiento (m) con cámara de aire
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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