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leguminosa
leguminosa
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (botany)
a. legume
Algunas leguminosas, como los frijoles y la soya, son buenas fuentes de proteína.Some legumes, like beans and chickpeas, are good sources of protein.
El platillo lleva muchas verduras y leguminosas.The dish has a lot of vegetables and legumes.
b. pulse
Podrías probar leguminosas como las lentejas para bajar tus niveles de colesterol.You could try eating pulses such as lentils to lower your cholesterol level.
c. leguminous plant
Las leguminosas aportan una gran concentración de nutrientes.Leguminous plants contain a high concentration of nutrients.
d. Leguminosae
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
La soya es un tipo de leguminosa.Soy is a kind of Leguminosae.
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leguminosa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. pulse, legume
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leguminosa
(Botánica) (planta) leguminous plant; (grano) pulse;
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