explosivo
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explosivo(
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ploh
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boh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (thing that detonates)
a. explosive
Los mineros usaron explosivos durante la excavación.The miners used explosives during the excavation.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (detonating)
a. explosive
Este material explosivo se debe manejar con cuidado.This explosive material must be handled with care.
3. (forceful)
a. explosive
Sus constantes reacciones explosivas lo llevaron a buscar terapia para manejar su ira.His constant explosive reactions led him to seek anger management therapy.
4.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(linguistics)
a. plosive
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
Una consonante explosiva como la /p/, se produce cuando se obstruye el paso de aire en el tracto vocal.A plosive consonante such as /p/ is produced when the airflow is obstructed in the vocal tract.
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explosivo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (sustancia, artefacto)
a. explosive
2. (grammar)
a. plosive
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (general)
a. explosive
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explosivo
adjective
explosive
explosive
explosivo de gran potencia explosivo de ruido stun grenade
explosivo detonante powerful explosive
explosivo plástico plastic explosive
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