first quarter
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first quarter(
fuhrst
 
kwawr
-
duhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (period of time)
a. el primer trimestre
(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 salesman outperformed his goals in the first quarter.Durante el primer trimestre, el vendedor superó sus metas.
2. (astronomy)
a. el cuarto creciente
(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).
At first quarter, only part of the moon is visible.En el cuarto creciente, solo se puede observar parte de la luna.
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