galaxy
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galaxy(
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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. (astronomy)
a. la galaxia
(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).
The Andromeda Galaxy is the nearest galaxy to the Milky Way.La galaxia de Andrómeda es la galaxia más cercana a la Vía Láctea.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(array)
a. la constelación
(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).
A galaxy of famous artists attended the museum's gala.Una constelación de artistas famosos asistieron a la gala del museo.
b. la pléyade
(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).
A galaxy of singers will perform their hit songs at the festival.Una pléyade de cantantes interpretarán sus canciones de éxito en el festival.
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galaxy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la galaxia
(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).
2. (fig)
a.
a galaxy of starsun elenco de estrellas
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galaxy [ˈɡæləksɪ]
noun
(Astron) galaxia (f); constelación (f); pléyade (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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