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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (religious)
a. altar
El novio esperaba a la novia ante el altar.The groom was standing by the altar waiting for the bride.
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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. altar
2. (fig)
conducir o llevar a alguien al altarto lead somebody down the aisle
altar mayorhigh altar
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llevar a algn al altar to lead sb to the altar
poner a algn en un altar to put sb on a pedestal
quedarse para adornar altares to be left on the shelf
subir a los altares to be beatified; be canonized
altar mayor high altar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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