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chickpea
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chickpea(
chihk
-
pi
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el garbanzo
(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).
I get most of the protein in my diet from chickpeas, lentils, and other legumes.Obtengo la mayoría de la proteína en mi dieta de garbanzos, lentejas y otras legumbres.
I ground the chickpeas to help my mother make the hummus.Molí los garbanzos para ayudarle a mi mamá a hacer el humus.
2. (botany)
a. el garbanzo
(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 plant of the chickpea has characteristic feathery leaves.La planta del garbanzo tiene una hojas plumosas características.
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chickpea
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el garbanzo
(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).
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chickpea [ˈtʃɪkpiː]
noun
garbanzo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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