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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
a. cured meat
¿Qué quieres en el emparedado? - Hoy se me antoja cecina y queso de cabra.What do you want in your sandwich? - I feel like having cured meat and goat's cheese today.
b. smoked meat
La cecina de León se hace con carne de la pata trasera de la res.Leon's smoked meat is made with the meat from the cow's hind leg.
c. salted meat
Cuando estuve en Mexico probé una cecina de res estupenda.When I was in Mexico I had the most delicious dry salted meat.
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
Regionalism used in Chile
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. dried, salted meat
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