colony

colony(
ka
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luh
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ni
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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. (territory)
a. la colonia
(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 thirteen colonies that rebelled against the Crown would form the United States.Las treces colonias originales que se rebelaron contra la Corona formarían los Estados Unidos.
2. (group of people)
a. la colonia
(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)
In 1784, the colony decided that slaves born after 1784 would be free.En 1784, la colonia decidió que los esclavos nacidos después de ese año serían libres.
3. (biology)
a. la colonia
(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)
There are different types of bees inside a colony: workers, drones, and the queen.Hay diferentes tipos de abejas en una colonia: obreras, zánganos y la reina.
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colony
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la colonia
(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)
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colony [ˈkɒlənɪ]
noun
colonies (plural) colonia (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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