groin
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “groyne” when used in contexts like that shown in 2).
groin(
groyn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la ingle
(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 referee gave him a red card for kicking another player in the groin.El árbitro le dio una tarjeta roja por darle una patada a otro jugador en la ingle.
2. (small jetty)
a. el rompeolas
(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 hurricane destroyed the groin that protected the harbor.El huracán destruyó el rompeolas que protegía al puerto.
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groin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la ingle
(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).
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groin [ɡrɔɪn]
noun
(Anat) ingle (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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groin area
la ingle, el área de la ingle
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