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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (of a stairway)
a. step
Debes subir veinte peldaños para llegar al rellano de la escalera.You must go up twenty steps to reach the stairway landing.
b. stair
Encontramos el gato durmiendo en el último peldaño.We found the cat sleeping on the last stair.
2. (of a ladder)
a. rung
Ten cuidado al subir por la escalera, el segundo peldaño está suelto.Be careful when going up the ladder; the second rung is loose.
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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. (escalón)
a. step
2. (de escalera de mano)
a. rung
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(Archit) step; stair; [de escalera portátil] rung;
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