fencing
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fencing(
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sihng
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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. (sport)
a. la esgrima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
His dream is to win a gold medal in Olympic fencing.Su sueño es ganar una medalla de oro en esgrima olímpica.
2. (barrier)
a. la valla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The estate was enclosed by iron fencing.La finca estaba cercada con una valla de hierro.
b. la cerca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The wooden fencing kept the children from wandering too far.La cerca de madera impedía que los niños se alejaran demasiado.
c. el cerco
(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).
We need fencing to keep foxes from getting the chickens.Necesitamos el cerco para que los zorros no agarren los pollos.
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fencing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sport)
a. la esgrima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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fencing [ˈfensɪŋ]
noun
1 (Dep) esgrima (f)
2 (material) vallado (m); cercado (m)
modifier
fencing master (n) maestro (m) de esgrima
fencing match (n) encuentro (m) de esgrima
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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