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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (medicine)
a. colic (stomach pain)
Los padres primerizos no sabían cómo aliviar el cólico de su bebé.The first-time parents didn't know how to stop their son's colic.
b. cramps (menstrual pain)
El cólico era tan doloroso el primer día de su periodo que Josefina se desmayó.Josefina's cramps were so painful on the first day of her period that she fainted.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (related to the colon)
a. colic
Marco fue el doctor porque ya no aguantaba el dolor cólico.Marco went to the doctor because he couldn't stand the colon pain he was suffering anymore.
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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. colic
cólico biliosobilious attack
cólico hepáticobiliary colic
cólico nefrítico o renalrenal colic
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