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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (transport)
a. lane
Sigue conduciendo por el carril derecho.Keep on driving on the right-hand lane.
b. rail (for trains)
El tren se detuvo porque habían vacas cruzando los carriles.The train stopped because there were cows crossing the rails.
2. (mark left on the ground)
a. track
Los bandidos siguieron los carriles que dejaron las ruedas del carruaje.The bandits followed the tracks left by the carriage wheels.
b. rut
El coche dejó carriles profundos en el lodo.The car made deep ruts in the the mud.
3. (sports)
Regionalism used in Cuba
Regionalism used in Venezuela
a. lane
El corredor que iba por el carril interior ganó la carrera.The runner in the inside lane won the race.
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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. (de carretera)
a. lane
carril busbus lane
carril lentoslow lane
carril rápidofast lane
2. (de vía de tren)
a. rail
3. (de ruedas)
a. rut
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1 (en carretera) lane
el camión invadió el carril izquierdo the truck wandered into the left lane
carril bici cycle lane; bikeway; (EEUU)
carril bus bus lane
carril de acceso slip road
carril de aceleración acceleration lane
carril de adelantamiento overtaking lane; fast lane
2 (Ferro) (vía) rail; (Caribe) (S. Cone) (tren) train
3 (camino) track; lane
4 (Agr) [del arado] furrow
5 (Latinoamérica) (Dep) (calle) lane
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