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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (fund)
Regionalism used in Peru
a. collection
Los amigos hicieron una chancha para pagar la comida durante el viaje.The friends had a collection to pay for the food during the trip.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Regionalism used in Chile
a. bike
Quiero una chancha roja para mi cumpleaños.I want a red bike for my birthday.
3. (little wagon) (Andes)
a. small wooden cart
Los niños se subían a la chancha y la impulsaban con los pies.The children climbed on the small wooden cart and pushed it along with their feet.
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1 (Latinoamérica) (Zoología) sow
2 (S. Cone) (carro) small wooden cart; (bicicleta) bike (familiar)
3 (And)
hacer la chancha to play truant; play hooky; (EEUU)
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