garbage dump

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garbage dump(
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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. (general)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el vertedero
(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 city might buy another piece of land to expand the garbage dump.La ciudad podría comprar otro terreno para ampliar el vertedero.
b. el basurero
(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).
After we bought the house, we learned that you can smell the garbage dump from here on windy days.Después de comprar la casa, nos enteramos de que se puede oler el basurero desde aquí en días ventosos.
c. el basural
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Can I borrow your car to take some stuff to the garbage dump?¿Me prestas tu carro para llevar algunas cosas al basural?
d. el tiradero
(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).
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Don't take it to the garbage dump if it can be recycled.No lo lleves al tiradero si se puede reciclarlo.
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