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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. (early morning)
a. dawn
Esta madrugada hubo un eclipse lunar.There was a lunar eclipse at dawn today.
2. (early hours after midnight)
a. small hours
Me desperté de súbito esta madrugada y ya no pude dormir más.I woke up suddenly in the small hours and couldn't get back to sleep.
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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. (amanecer)
a. dawn
de madrugadaat dawn
2. (noche)
a. early morning
las tres de la madrugadathree in the morning
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(noche) early morning; small hours
; (p)
(alba) dawn; daybreak
de madrugada in the small hours; levantarse de madrugada to get up early o at the crack of dawn; a las cuatro de la madrugada at four o'clock in the morning; at four a.m.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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