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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. (crustacean)
a. lobster
Sé que es gracioso, pero cuando era niño tenía una langosta de mascota.I know it's funny, but when I was little I kept a lobster as a pet.
La langosta se escondió bajo unas rocas.The lobster hid under some rocks.
b. spiny lobster
Esa langosta está produciendo un sonido rasposo.That spiny lobster is making a rasping sound.
2. (insect)
a. locust
Un enjambre de langostas destruyó el campo de maíz.A swarm of locusts destroyed the corn field.
3. (culinary)
a. lobster
Siempre como langosta cuando estoy en las Bahamas.I always eat lobster when I'm in the Bahamas.
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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. (crustáceo)
a. rock o spiny lobster
2. (insecto)
a. locust
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1 [de mar] lobster; [de río] crayfish
2 (insecto) locust
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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