ganadería

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ganadería(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (rearing)
a. stockbreeding
La ganadería es una de las principales fuentes de ingresos de las áreas rurales.Stockbreeding is one of the major sources of income for rural areas.
b. ranching
Mi abuelo trabaja en el sector primario; realiza actividades como la agricultura y la ganadería.My grandfather works in the primary sector, performing activities such as agriculture and ranching.
c. livestock farming
La ganadería es mucho más que criar animales para vender su carne después.Livestock farming is much more than raising animals to sell their meat afterwards.
2. (stock)
a. cattle
El veterinario se pasó varias horas examinando a la ganadería.The vet spent several hours examining the cattle.
b. livestock
Desde el tren, vimos a la ganadería pastando en el campo.From the train, we saw livestock grazing in the field.
3. (farm)
a. livestock farm
En verano, trabajé en una ganadería ayudando al ganadero con los animales.During the summer, I worked on a livestock farm helping the rancher with the animals.
b. ranch
La ganadería Los Maños fue elegida como una de las mejores en una feria taurina.Los Maños ranch was voted one of the best in a bullfighting festival.
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ganadería
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (actividad)
a. livestock farming
ganadería ovinasheep farming
2. (ganado)
a. livestock
3. (lugar)
a. livestock farm
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ganadería
1 (crianza) cattle raising; stockbreeding; (en estancia) ranching
2 (estancia) stock farm; (rancho) cattle ranch
toros de ganadería de Valdemoro bulls from the Valdemoro ranch
3 (ganado) cattle; livestock; (raza) breed; race of cattle
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