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yunque
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yunque(
yoong
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keh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (smithing)
a. anvil
El herrero golpeaba con un martillo el metal sobre el yunque.The smith hit the metal over the anvil with a hammer.
2. (anatomy)
a. anvil
El otorrino me dijo que tenía dañado el yunque del oído izquierdo.The ENT specialist told me the anvil of my left ear was damaged.
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yunque
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. anvil
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yunque
1 [de metal] anvil
2 (Anatomía) anvil
hacer o servir de yunque to have to put up with hardships o abuse
3 (persona) (paciente) stoical person; (trabajador) tireless worker
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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