facial tissue
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facial tissue(
fey
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shuhl
 
tih
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shu
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (biology)
a. el tejido facial
(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).
The surgeon specializes in repairing facial tissue.El cirujano está especializado en reparar tejido facial.
2. (hygienic)
a. el Kleenex
(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).
(registered trademark)
If you have a cold, you tend to use a lot of facial tissue. But did you know that this product did not exist in the United States before 1924?Si tienes un resfriado, sueles usar muchos Kleenex. ¿Pero sabías que este producto no existía en los Estados Unidos antes de 1924?
b. el pañuelo desechable
(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).
The company produces facial tissue and other paper products.La empresa produce pañuelos desechables y otros productos de papel.
c. el pañuelo descartable
(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).
Before the invention of facial tissue, people tended to use pocket handkerchiefs.Antes de la aparición de los pañuelos descartables, la gente solía usar los pañuelos de bolsillo.
d. el pañuelito
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
This brand of facial tissue is one of the most popular in the world.Esta marca de pañuelito es uno de los más populares del mundo.
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