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capilla
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capilla(
kah
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pee
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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. (part of a large church)
a. chapel
La boda se celebrará en una capilla pequeña adosada a la catedral.The wedding will be performed in a small chapel that is attached to the cathedral.
2. (oratory)
a. chapel
El aeropuerto cuenta con una capilla en la terminal A.The airport has a chapel in Terminal A.
3. (printing)
a. proof sheet
En la revisión de capillas solo corregimos errores muy graves.We only correct very serious mistakes when we revise proof sheets.
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capilla
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. chapel
2. (fig)
a.
estar en capillato be awaiting execution
3. (colloquial)
a.
capilla ardientefuneral chapel
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capilla
1 (Religión) chapel
capilla ardiente funeral chapel
capilla de la Virgen Lady Chapel
capilla mayor choir; chancel
2
estar en (la) capilla [+condenado a muerte] to be awaiting execution; (estar en peligro) to be in great danger; (estar sobre ascuas) to be on tenterhooks
3 (Música) choir
4 (Tipografía) proof sheet
estar en capillas to be at the proof stage; be in proof
5 (camarilla) group of supporters; following
6 (caperuza) cowl; (Técnica) hood; cowl
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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