ficus
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ficus(
fay
-
kuhs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. el ficus
(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 ficus in their garden must be at least 15 feet tall.El ficus en su jardín debe tener como mínimo 15 pies de altura.
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ficus
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ficus(
fee
-
koos
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (botany)
a. rubber plant
En el patio había un ficus. Recuerdo sus grandes hojas lanceoladas, algunas de las cuales habían comenzado a amarillear.In the courtyard there was a rubber plant. I remember its large lanceolate leaves, some of which had begun to yellow.
b. ficus
Los ficus son plantas que pueden alcanzar gran altura.Ficus are plants that can reach great heights.
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ficus
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. rubber plant
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ficus
rubber plant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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