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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (rank)
a. row
Hay una hilera de 50 personas esperando para entrar.There are 50 people in a row waiting to enter.
b. line
Por favor, formen una hilera y pasen por la puerta de a uno.Please form a line and walk through the door one at a time.
2. (agriculture)
a. drill
Los granjeros plantaron las semillas en las hileras.The farmers planted the seeds in the drills.
b. row
El tractor está haciendo hileras con el arado.The tractor is plowing rows.
3. (architecture)
a. course
El albañil colocó una hilera de ladrillos sobre los cimientos.The mason laid a course of bricks along the foundation.
4. (military)
a. file
Los soldados marcharon en hilera por la densa jungla.The soldiers walked in a file through the dense jungle.
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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)
a. row
en hilerain a row
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1 (fila) (gen) row; line; (Mil) rank; file; (Archit) course; (Agr) row; drill;
2 (Cos) fine thread
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