horno
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horno(
ohr
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noh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (electrical appliance)
a. oven
Pon la pizza en el horno a 425 grados durante 10 minutos.Put the pizza in the oven at 425 degrees for 10 minutes.
2. (manufacturing)
a. furnace
El horno de fundición de la fábrica puede producir hasta 300 toneladas de acero en 45 minutos.The factory's smelting furnace can produce up to 300 tons of steel in 45 minutes.
b. kiln
Vamos a usar el horno para cocer las ollas de arcilla que esculpimos.We're going to use the kiln to fire the clay pots that we sculpted.
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horno
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. oven
2. (de cerámica, ladrillos)
a. kiln
pescado al hornobaked fish
esta casa es un horno en veranothis house is an oven in summer
3. (fam fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
no está el horno para bollosthe time is not right
alto hornoblast furnace
horno crematoriocrematorium
horno eléctricoelectric oven
horno microondasmicrowave (oven)
4. (technology)
a. furnace
altos hornosiron and steelworks
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horno
1 (Culin) oven; stove
¡esta casa es un horno! it's like an oven in here!; al horno baked; asar al horno to bake; meter un plato al horno fuerte to put a dish into a high oven; resistente al horno ovenproof
no está el horno para bollos this is the wrong moment
horno de leña wood-fired oven
horno microondas microwave oven
2 (Técnica) furnace; (para cerámica) kiln
alto(s) horno(s) blast furnace
singular
; (s)
horno crematorio crematorium
horno de cal lime kiln
horno de fundición smelting furnace
horno de ladrillos brick kiln
3 [de pipa] bowl
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