gammon
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gammon(
gah
-
muhn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary) (United Kingdom)
a. el jamón
(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).
You should try some of this smoked gammon; it's really delicious.Tienes que probar un poco de este jamón ahumado; está muy rico.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (backgammon)
a. ganar por gammon a
I set up the board for a new game but wasn't relishing the thought of being gammoned by my great-aunt again.Preparé el tablero para un nuevo juego, pero no me entusiasmaba la idea de que mi tía abuela me ganara otra vez por gammon.
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gammon
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el jamón
(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).
(United Kingdom)
gammon steakloncha de jamón a la plancha
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gammon [ˈɡæmən]
noun
(Britain) jamón (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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