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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (container)
a. case
Siempre guardo mis lentes en su estuche para que no se rayen.I always keep my glasses in their case so that they don't get scratched.
b. box (for jewelry)
Pensé que había dejado mis aros en el estuche, pero ahora no los encuentro.I thought I'd left my earrings in the box, but now I can't find them.
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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 lápices, gafas, reloj)
a. case
2. (de joyas)
a. box
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1 (funda) [de gafas, instrumento] case; [de lápices] pencil case; [de espada] sheath
estuche de afeites vanity case
estuche de aseo toilet case
estuche de cigarros cigar case
estuche de costura sewing basket
estuche de cubiertos canteen of cutlery
estuche de herramientas toolbox
estuche de joyas jewel box o case; jewellery box; jewelry box; (EEUU)
ser un estuche to be a handyman; be a useful person to have around
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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