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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. (general)
a. splinter
El suelo está lleno de esquirlas, porque estoy tallando una escultura de madera.The floor is covered with splinters, because I am carving a wood sculpture.
b. shard
Unas esquirlas se desprendieron del tarro de cristal cuando cayó al suelo.Some shards detached from the glass jar when it fell to the floor.
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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. (de loza, hueso)
a. splinter
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