greyhound
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This word may also be spelled “grayhound”.
greyhound(
grey
-
haund
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el galgo
(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).
My greyhound helps me to hunt, but he doesn't run in races.Mi galgo me ayuda a cazar, pero no corre carreras.
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greyhound
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dog)
a. el galgo
(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).
greyhound stadiumcanódromo m
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greyhound
grayhound (US)
[ˈɡreɪhaʊnd]
noun
galgoagalga (m) (f);a galga
modifier
greyhound racing (n) carreras (f) de galgos
He says he prefers greyhound racing to horse racing as there are more races to bet on
Las carreras de galgos son un deporte muy popular en el Reino Unido, sobre todo entre aquellos a quienes les gusta apostar. Los corredores de apuestas (bookmakers) tienen mucha clientela con las carreras que llaman the dogs. El canódromo puede ser ovalado o redondo y los galgos persiguen una liebre mecánica que corre sobre un carril.
greyhound track (n) canódromo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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