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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (object)
a. invention
¿En tu opinión, qué invento ha sido más importante para la humanidad?What invention has been most important for humanity in your opinion?
2. (act of inventing)
a. invention
A John Logie Baird se le atribuye el invento de la televisión.John Logie Baird is credited with the invention of television.
3. (lie)
a. fabrication
Las declaraciones del testigo fueron puro invento.The witness's statements were pure fabrication.
b. invention
Lo que nos dijo fue un invento. Nada ocurrió realmente.What she told us was an invention. Nothing really happened.
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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. (invención)
a. invention
2. (mentira)
a. lie, fib
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invento del tebeo silly idea
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