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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (starter)
a. primer
Los biólogos utilizan cebadores en el laboratorio para replicar cadenas de ADN.Biologists use primers in the laboratory to replicate DNA chains.
2. (automobile)
Regionalism used in Argentina
a. choke
Mi coche arrancó muy bien, no hubo necesidad de usar el cebador.My car started just fine, there was no need to use the choke.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (person who prepares mate)
Regionalism used in Argentina
Regionalism used in Uruguay
a. person who brews mate
El cebador nos dio una breve explicación sobre el mate y luego me lo pasó para probarlo.The person who brewed the mate gave us a brief explanation and then passed it to me to try.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (that primes)
a. priming
Es importante colocar primero un agente cebador para que el azulejo se adhiera correctamente.Putting a priming agent first is important so that the tiles adhere correctly.
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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 fluorescente)
a. ballast
2. (de pólvora)
a. primer
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(S. Cone) (Automóviles) choke
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