coral
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coral(
kawr
-
uhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (marine species)
a. el coral
(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).
We have to do everything in our power to salvage the world's coral reefs.Tenemos que hacer todo lo que podamos para salvar los arrecifes de coral del mundo.
2. (color)
a. el coral
(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).
Coral is similar to a combination of pink and orange.El coral es parecido a una mezcla de los colores rosa y naranja.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (made of coral)
a. coralino
Coral islands are parts of coral reef that have been raised above sea level.Las islas coralinas son porciones de los arrecifes de coral que ascendieron por encima del nivel del mar.
b. de coral
Sheila's husband gave her a coral necklace for her birthday.El marido de Sheila le regaló un collar de coral para su cumpleaños.
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coral
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el coral
(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).
coral islandisla coralina
coral reefarrecife de coral
the Coral Seael Mar del Coral
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coral [ˈkɒrəl]
noun
coral (m)
modifier
de coral; coralino
coral island (n) isla (f) coralina
coral necklace (n) collar (m) de coral
coral reef (n) arrecife (m) de coral
Coral Sea (n) mar (m) del Coral
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coral
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coral(
koh
-
rahl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (music)
a. choral
Cada año cuando se acerca la Navidad, me gusta ir a la misa a escuchar las obras corales navideñas.Every year around Christmas, I like to go to mass to listen to the choral works of the season.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (marine species)
a. coral
El calentamiento global ha sido una de las causas principales de la destrucción de los arrecifes de coral de Australia.Global warming has been a primary cause of the destruction to Australia's coral reefs.
3. (material)
a. coral
Después de renunciar a su trabajo en el gabinete jurídico, se dedicó a hacer y vender pulseras de coral para ganarse la vida.After she quit her job at the law firm, she made her living by making and selling coral bracelets.
4. (music)
a. chorale
Bach compuso numerosos corales para acompañar sus cantatas.Bach composed numerous chorales to accompany his cantatas.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
5. (music)
a. choir
Él canta cada fin de semana en la coral local de su vecindario.He sings every weekend in his local neighborhood choir.
6. (animal)
a. coral snake
La mordedura de la coral es muy peligrosa porque no tenemos mucho antídoto en nuestros suministros.The bite of the coral snake is very dangerous because there is not much of the antidote in our supplies.
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coral
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. choral
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. coral
3. (coro)
a. choir
4. (composición)
a. chorale
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coral (Música)
adjective
choral
chorale
choir
coral
(Zoología) coral
(serpiente) coral snake
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