imán
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imán(
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mahn
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (physics)
a. magnet
Usé un imán para encontrar la aguja que se cayó al piso.I used a magnet to find the needle that fell on the floor.
Hay varias fotos sostenidas con imanes en la puerta del refri.There are several pictures held up with magnets on the fridge door.
2. (religious)
a. imam
Un sacerdote, un rabino y un imán se sacaron una foto juntos para promover la tolerancia.A priest, a rabbi, and a imam took a picture together to promote tolerance.
3. (aptitude)
a. knack
Valeria cerró un trato jugoso porque tiene un imán para los negocios.Valeria got a sweet deal because she has a knack for business.
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imán
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (para atraer)
a. magnet
2. (entre musulmanes)
a. imam
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imán
imam
(Religión) imam
imán
magnet
imán de herradura horseshoe magnet
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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