century
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century(
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chuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (period of time)
a. el siglo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The 20th century marked the birth of a new era.El siglo XX marcó el nacimiento de una nueva era.
2. (sports)
a. la centena
(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).
(cricket)
In cricket, scoring a century is a great achievement.En cricket, marcar una centena es un gran logro.
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century
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (a hundred years)
a. el siglo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
the 19th centuryel siglo XIX
2. (in cricket)
a. cien (o más de cien) carreras
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century [ˈsentjʊrɪ]
noun
1 (100 years) siglo (m)
in the 20th century en el siglo veinte
2 (Cricket) cien puntos (m); cien carreras (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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