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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. (wind)
a. el levante
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (direction)
a. (hacia el) este
the most easterly pointel punto más al este
easterly windviento de levante
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easterly [ˈiːstəlɪ]
[+wind] del este
an easterly wind in an easterly direction
we were headed in an easterly direction íbamos hacia el este or rumbo al este or en dirección este; the most easterly point in Wales el punto más oriental or más al este de Gales
viento (m) del este
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