continente
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continente(
kohn
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nehn
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (geography)
a. continent
He viajado a todos los continentes salvo Antártida.I've traveled to all the continents except for Antarctica.
2. (vessel)
a. container
Agita el continente procurando no derramar el contenido.Shake the container and try not to spill its contents.
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continente
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (geography)
a. continent
2. (recipiente)
a. container
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continente
adjective
continent
1 (Geografía) continent
el viejo continente Europe; the Old World
2 (recipiente) container
3 (aspecto) bearing
de continente distinguido with an air of distinction; with a distinguished air; de continente duro harsh-looking
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