flax
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flax(
flahks
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. el lino
(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).
Seeds from flax produce an oil rich in fatty acids.Las semillas del lino producen un aceite rico en ácidos grasos.
2. (fabric)
a. el lino
(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 coarser flax was used to make ropes.El lino más basto se empleaba en la fabricación de sogas.
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flax
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (plant)
a. el lino
(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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flax [flæks]
noun
(Bot) lino (m)
modifier
flax seed (n) linaza (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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