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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (act of grinding)
a. grinding
Me encanta el olor que queda luego de la molienda de café.I love the aroma that lingers after the grinding of the coffee.
b. milling (of wheat)
El trigo fue cosechado y está listo para la molienda.The wheat was harvested and is ready for milling.
2. (amount of grain to be ground)
a. batch
Esta molienda de harina será suficiente para hacer mil barras de pan.This batch of flour will be enough to make a thousand loaves of bread.
3. (period of time)
a. milling season
Muchos trabajadores temporales vienen a trabajar a la plantación durante la molienda de caña de azúcar.Many seasonal workers come to work in plantation during the sugar cane milling season.
4. (machine)
a. mill
Las aspas de la molienda giraban lentamente.The arms of the mill rotated slowly.
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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. (acción de moler)
a. grinding
2. (de trigo)
a. milling
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1 (acto) [de café] grinding; [de trigo] milling
2 (cantidad) quantity of grain to be ground
3 (cansancio) weariness
4 (molestia) nuisance
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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