environment

environment(
ehn
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vay
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uhrn
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mihnt
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (entirety of the natural world)
a. el medioambiente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Today we're going to a talk on caring for the environment.Hoy vamos a una plática sobre el cuidado del medioambiente.
b. el medio ambiente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Pollution has an impact on the environment.La contaminación impacta sobre el medio ambiente.
2. (surroundings)
a. el entorno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
How do the plants survive in such a hostile environment?¿Cómo sobreviven las plantas en un entorno tan hostil?
b. el ambiente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We're trying to create an environment of trust and mutual respect.Estamos intentando crear un ambiente de confianza y respeto mutuo.
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environment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (surroundings)
a. el entorno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
the environmentel medio ambiente
2. (politics)
a.
Department or Ministry of the Environmentministerio del medio ambiente
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environment [ɪnˈvaɪərənmənt]
noun
1 (surroundings) (gen) entorno (m); ambiente (m); (Zool) (Bot) entorno (m); medio (m)
a safe working environment un entorno or un ambiente de trabajo seguro; a working-class environment un entorno or ambiente de clase trabajadora; to observe animals in their natural environment observar a los animales en su entorno or medio natural; the environment (Ecol) el medio ambiente; measures to protect the environment medidas (f) para proteger el medio ambiente
pollution of the environment
Department of the Environment (Britain) Ministerio (m) del Medio Ambiente
a happy home environment is important for children
2 (Comput) entorno (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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