combination
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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. (mixture)
a. la combinación
(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).
The church offers an interesting combination of Gothic and Romanesque architecture.La iglesia ofrece una interesante combinación de arquitectura gótica y románica.
b. la mezcla
(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).
I marinated the meat with a combination of herbs and spices.Mariné la carne en una mezcla de hierbas y especias.
2. (sequence of numbers)
a. la combinación
(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).
The ring is in the safe, but I can't remember the combination.El anillo está en la caja fuerte, pero no recuerdo la combinación.
3. (mathematics)
a. la combinación
(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).
Find all the possible combinations of four digit numbers.Calcula todas las combinaciones posibles de los números de cuatro dígitos.
combinations
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (clothing) (United Kingdom)
a. la combinación
(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).
The queen always wore combinations and a corset.La reina llevaba siempre combinación y corset.
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combination
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la combinación
(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).
a combination of circumstancesun cúmulo de circunstancias
combination lockcierre de combinación
combination skinpiel mixta
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combination [ˌkɒmbɪˈneɪʃən]
noun
1 (gen) combinación (f); (mixture) mezcla (f)
a combination of circumstances un conjunto or una combinación de circunstancias
2 [of safe] combinación (f)
3 combinations (undergarment) combinación (f)
modifier
combination lock (n) cerradura (f) de combinación
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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