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tabique
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tabique(
tah
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bee
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keh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (thin wall)
a. partition
En la habitación que alquilaba, había una pequeña cocina destrás de un tabique.In the room I rented, there was a small kitchen behind a partition.
b. partition wall
Si quieres que esta cocina sea más grande tendrás que tirar el tabique.If you want this kitchen to be bigger yo'll have to knock down the partition wall.
2. (anatomy)
a. septum
De pequeño me caí de bruces y por eso tengo el tabique desviado.When I was little I fell flat on my face and that's why I have a deviated septum.
3. (clay block)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. brick
Los tabiques son mucho más sólidos que los paneles de pladur.Bricks are much more solid than plasterboard panels.
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tabique
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (pared)
a. partition (wall)
2. (anatomy)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
tabique nasalnasal septum
3. (ladrillo)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. brick
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tabique
1 (pared) thin wall; (entre habitaciones) partition; partition wall
tabique nasal nasal septum
2 (México) (Construcción) brick
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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