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Usage note
This word must begin with a capital letter in the sense shown in 2).
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (animal)
a. jellyfish
Estaba nadando en el mar cuando me picó una medusa.I was swimming in the sea when a jellyfish stung me.
El veneno de algunas medusas puede ser letal para los humanos.The poison of some jellyfish can be fatal to humans.
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
2. (mythology)
a. Medusa
Todo aquel que miraba a los ojos de Medusa se convertía en piedra.All those who gazed at Medusa's eyes turned into stone.
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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. (general)
a. jellyfish
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