gypsum
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gypsum(
jihp
-
suhm
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mineral)
a. el yeso
(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).
Gypsum is extracted from the mine and is then sold to construction companies.El yeso se extrae de la mina y después se vende a empresas de construcción.
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gypsum
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el yeso
(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).
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gypsum [ˈdʒɪpsəm]
noun
yeso (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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