fertilizer
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fertilizer(
fuhr
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tih
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lay
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zuhr
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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. (agriculture)
a. el fertilizante
(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).
How well your plants grow will depend largely on what fertilizer you use.Qué tan bien crezcan tus plantas dependerá mucho de qué fertilizante uses.
They collected their leftover vegetables, turned them into compost, and used them as fertilizer.Juntaron los vegetales que les sobraron, los convirtieron en compost y los usaron como fertilizante.
b. el abono
(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 fertilizer made the soil too acidic, and we had to add limestone to it.El abono hizo la tierra demasiado ácida y tuvimos que añadirle piedra caliza.
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fertilizer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el fertilizante
(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).
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fertilizer [ˈfɜːtɪlaɪzəʳ]
noun
(for soil, land) abono (m) (artificial); fertilizante (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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