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cúmulo

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cúmulo(
koo
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moo
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loh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (load)
a. pile
Tienes un cúmulo de documentos encima de la mesa.You have a pile of documents on the table.
b. heap
¿Puedes doblar el cúmulo de ropa que puse en el salón?Could you fold the heap of clothes I put in the living room?
c. accumulation
Tuve que cancelar el viaje por un cúmulo de circunstancias.I had to cancel the trip due to an accumulation of circumstances.
d. host
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
Tener un hijo conlleva un cúmulo de responsabilidades nuevas para mí.Having a baby means a host of new responsibilities for me.
e. series
Fue un cúmulo de eventos que llevó al estallido de la guerra.It was a series of events that led to the outbreak of the war.
2. (meteorology)
a. cumulus
Ross dibujó el cielo azul con algunos cúmulos blancos.Ross painted the blue sky with some white cumulus.
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cúmulo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (de objetos)
a. pile, heap
2. (nube)
a. cumulus
3. (de circunstancias, asuntos)
a. accumulation, series
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cúmulo
1 (montón) heap; accumulation (formal)
un cúmulo de datos a heap of facts; un cúmulo de obstáculos a whole series of obstacles; es un cúmulo de virtudes he's full of virtues; he's a paragon of virtue
2 (Meteorología) cumulus
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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