la vieira
-the scallop
See the entry for vieira.


A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (animal)
a. scallop
Buceamos y vimos muchas ostras y vieiras.We saw many scallops and oysters when we went diving.
2. (animal anatomy)
a. scallop shell
En la playa encontré muchas vieiras blancas que utilicé como decoración.I found many white scallop shells on the beach and used them as decorations.
3. (culinary)
a. scallop
Cocina las vieiras en una sartén sobre fuego alto.Sauté the scallops in a pan over high heat.
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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. scallop
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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