limestone
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limestone(
laym
-
ston
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mineral)
a. la caliza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The water I drank growing up was filtered through limestone and now my teeth are like rocks.El agua que tomaba cuando crecía estaba filtrada por caliza y ahora tengo los dientes como piedras.
b. la piedra caliza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It is estimated that more than 5,000,000 tons of limestone were used to build the Great Pyramid.Se estima que se utilizaron más de 5,000,000 de toneladas de piedra caliza para construir la Gran Pirámide.
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limestone
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la (roca f) caliza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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limestone [ˈlaɪmstəʊn]
noun
(piedra (f)) caliza (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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