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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (season)
a. winter
Boston se pone muy frío durante el invierno.Boston gets really cold during the winter.
El invierno es mi estación favorita.Winter is my favorite season.
b. wintertime
Nos encanta ir a esquiar en invierno.We love to go skiing in the wintertime.
2. (rainy months) (Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. rainy season
Llegamos a Ecuador en pleno invierno.We arrived in Ecuador in the middle of the rainy season.
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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. (estación)
a. winter
en inviernoin winter, in wintertime
invierno nuclearnuclear winter
2. (estación lluviosa)
a. rainy season
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1 (estación) winter
deportes de invierno winter sports
invierno nuclear nuclear winter
2 (And) (Centroamérica) (Caribe) (meses de lluvia) rainy season
3 (Caribe) (aguacero) heavy shower
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