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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. (hair product)
a. brilliantine
Ricardo se pone tanta brillantina en el pelo que se le ve muy grasoso.Ricardo puts so much brilliantine on his hair that it looks really greasy.
b. hair cream
Mi mamá me peinaba con brillantina, aunque yo prefería el gel.My mom used hair cream to style my hair, although I preferred gel.
2. (material)
Regionalism used in Mexico
Regionalism used in Uruguay
Regionalism used in Venezuela
a. glitter
Inés tiró brillantina por todo su cuarto jugando a que era polvo de hadas.Ines threw glitter all over her room pretending it was fairy dust.
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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. hair cream, Brylcreem®
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brilliantine; hair cream
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