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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (material)
a. adobe
Aparte de para la elaboración de ladrillos, el adobe se usa para enlucir paredes.Apart from brick-making, adobe is used to plaster walls.
2. (brick)
a. sun-dried brick
El adobe ayuda a que el calor se mantenga dentro de la casa.The sun-dried bricks help to keep the warmth inside the house.
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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. (general)
a. adobe
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1 (tabique) adobe; sun-dried brick
2 (S. Cone) (pie) big foot
descansar haciendo adobes (México) to moonlight; do work on the side
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