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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (electrical appliance)
a. refrigerator
No pongo frutas en el refrigerador.I don't keep fruits in the refrigerator.
b. fridge
Cuando tengo hambre, abro el refrigerador cada diez minutos.When I'm hungry, I'm in the fridge every ten minutes.
2. (of an air conditioner)
a. cooling unit
El refrigerador está fallando y hay que cambiarlo.The cooling unit is failing and needs to be replaced.
b. cooling system
El refrigerador evita que el motor se sobrecaliente.The cooling system keeps the engine from overheating.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (that cools)
a. refrigerating
Este líquido también se puede utilizar como agente refrigerador.This liquid can also be used as a refrigerating agent.
b. cooling
El ventilador refrigerador de la computadora suena raro.The computer's cooling fan is making a strange noise.
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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. (frigorífico)
a. refrigerator
b. fridge (United Kingdom)
c. icebox
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
2. (de máquinas, motores)
a. cooling system
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cooling; refrigerating
1 (frigorífico) refrigerator; fridge
2 (para el aire acondicionado) cooling unit; cooling system
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