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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. (brush)
a. undergrowth
La maleza me impedía ver la casa a lo lejos.The undergrowth kept me from seeing the house at a distance.
2. (uncultivated plant)
a. weeds
El jardinero dedicó la mañana a arrancar la maleza que había crecido durante todo el invierno.The gardener spent the morning uprooting the weeds that had grown all winter.
b. weed
Mi padre y yo quitamos la maleza de la zona para poder cultivar allí un huerto.My father and I got rid of the weed in the area to be able to grow a garden there.
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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. (arbustos)
a. undergrowth
2. (malas hierbas)
a. weeds
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1 (malas hierbas) weeds
; (p)
2 (espesura) [de matas] undergrowth; [de zarza] thicket; [de broza] brushwood
fueron abriéndose camino entre la maleza they gradually beat a path through the undergrowth
se escondieron entre la maleza
3 (S. Cone) (pus) pus
4 (Centroamérica) (enfermedad) sickness; illness
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