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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. (dead body)
a. cadaver
Tardé algo en acostumbrarme a realizar experimentos en cadávares cuando estudié medicina.It took me a while to adjust to experimenting on a cadaver when I was at Med School.
b. body
Parece que hay muchos cadáveres entre los escombros dejados por el terremoto.It seems there are many bodies under the rubble left by the earthquake.
c. corpse
Como patóloga, Clara está habituada a trabajar con los cadáveres.As a pathologist, Clara is used to working with corpses.
d. carcass (of an animal)
Hoy vi el cadáver de un venado tirado a un lado de la carretera.I saw the carcass of a deer on the side of the road today.
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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. corpse, (dead) body
por encima de mi cadáverover my dead body
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[de persona] (dead) body; corpse; [de animal] body; carcass
¡sobre mi cadáver! ¡por encima de mi cadáver! over my dead body!
ingresó cadáver he was dead on arrival (at hospital)
cadáver en el armario skeleton in the cupboard
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