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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (geometry)
a. vertex
¿Cómo se llama el ángulo que se forma cuando dos líneas se cruzan en un vértice?What's the name of the angle formed when two lines cross at a vertex?
b. apex
La altura de un cono es la distancia entre la base y el vértice.The height of a cone is the distance between the base and the apex.
2. (anatomy)
a. crown
Muchas personas sufren dolor en el vértice de la cabeza si bruxan al dormir.Many people experience pain in the crown of the head if they grind their teeth when they sleep.
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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. (en general)
a. vertex
2. (de cono)
a. apex
vértice geodésicotriangulation pillar
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1 [de cono, pirámide] apex; vertex; [de ángulo] vertex
vértice geodésico bench mark; survey point
2 (Anatomía) crown (of the head)
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