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Usage note
The words "jarcia" and "jarcias" can be used interchangeably in Spanish to refer to the rigging of a ship.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (nautical)
a. rigging
El capitán mandó revisar las jarcias.The captain ordered to check the rigging.
2. (thick cord)
Regionalism used in Cuba
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. rope
Agarre la jarcia y jale con fuerza.Grab the rope and pull hard.
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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. (nautical)
a. rigging
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1 (Náutica) (also jarcias) rigging
2 [de pesca] fishing tackle
3 (Cuba) (México) (cuerda) rope made from agave fibre; (made from agave fibre)
4 (Centroamérica) agave
5 (montón) heap; mess
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