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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (spice)
a. paprika
El ingrediente secreto del goulash de mi madre es pimentón.The secret ingredient of my mother's goulash is paprika.
b. cayenne pepper
Suelo espolvorear pimentón por encima de todo lo que como porque me encanta la comida picante.I sprinkle cayenne pepper on everything I eat because I love spicy food.
2. (fruit)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bell pepper
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Ahora hay que llenar los pimentones de arroz y carne molida.Now you have to stuff the bell peppers with rice and ground beef.
b. sweet pepper
Hice unas fajitas mexicanas con pimentón, cebolla y pollo.I made Mexican fajitas with sweet pepper, onions, and chicken.
c. capsicum
El pimentón rojo tiene más vitaminas que el verde.Red capsicums contain more vitamins than green ones.
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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. paprika
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1 (especia) (also pimentón dulce) paprika
pimentón picante hot paprika; cayenne pepper
2 (Latinoamérica) (fruto) sweet pepper; capsicum
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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