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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. (liquid mixture made of plaster)
a. grout
Los azulejos están pegados con lechada.The tiles are glued together with grout.
2. (liquid mixture used to)
a. whitewash
El pintor limpió la pared con lechada.The painter cleaned the wall with whitewash.
3. (liquid mixture of paper)
a. pulp
Rompí el viejo periódico en pedazos e hice una lechada.I shredded the old newspaper and made a pulp.
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1 (Construcción) (lavado) whitewash; (para fijar baldosas) [de masilla] grout; [de papel] pulp
2 (México) [de leche] milking
3 (semen) spunk (vulgar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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