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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (reverse)
a. back
El nombre del remitente está en el dorso de la carta.The name of the sender appears on the back of the envelope.
2. (sports)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. backstroke
Nado crol muy bien, pero no puedo nadar de dorso.I'm good at swimming the front crawl, but I can't swim backstroke.
3. (anatomy)
a. back
Una corneja se posó sobre el dorso del caballo y le arrancó algunos pelos.A jackdaw landed on the horse's back and plucked some strands of hair.
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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. back
al dorso, en el dorsoon the back
véase al dorsosee overleaf
el dorso de la manothe back of the hand
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escribir algo al dorso to write sth on the back; "véase al dorso" "see overleaf"; "please turn over"
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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