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chícharo
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chícharo(
chee
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chah
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roh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (vegetable)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Nicaragua
(Nicaragua)
a. pea (green)
Abre la lata de chícharos y añádelos a la salsa.Open the can of peas and throw them into the sauce.
b. chickpea (brown)
Comí una ensalada de aguacates, tomates y chícharos.I ate an avocado, tomato, and chickpea salad.
2. (botany)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Nicaragua
(Nicaragua)
a. pea plant
El chícharo se secó y no dio vainas.The pea plant dried out and didn't produce pods.
b. chickpea plant
El chícharo del jardín mide 25 centímetros.The chickpea plant in the garden grew 25 centimeters high.
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chícharo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. pea
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chícharo (Latinoamérica)
1 (guisante) pea
2 (garbanzo) chickpea
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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