flask
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flask(
flahsk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (bottle)
a. el frasco
(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).
Jim pulled the flask out of his coat, took a swig of brandy, and hailed a cab.Jim sacó el frasco de su abrigo, tomó un trago de brandy y paró un taxi.
b. la petaca
(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).
It was very common for soldiers in the 1800s to carry flasks of gunpowder.En el siglo XIX, los soldados solían llevar una petaca de pólvora.
c. el matraz
(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).
(laboratory)
The chemist mixed the solutions in a flask.El químico mezcló las soluciones en un matraz.
d. la redoma
(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).
(laboratory)
Lucy heated the solution in a flask over a Bunsen burner.Lucy calentó la solución en una redoma sobre un mechero Bunsen.
2. (vacuum insulated bottle) (United Kingdom)
a. el termo
(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).
Frank takes a flask of hot tea with him to work every day.Frank lleva un termo de té caliente al trabajo todos los días.
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flask
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in chemistry)
a. el matraz
(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).
(hip) flaskpetaca f
(thermos) flasktermo m
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flask [flɑːsk]
noun
(for brandy) petaca (f); (vacuum flask) termo (m); (Chem) matraz (m); redoma (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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