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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. (general)
a. crank
Esta manivela no gira bien; parece estar rota.This crank doesn't turn properly. It looks like it's broken.
b. handle
Tiene que dar vueltas a la manivela para arrancar la máquina.You have to turn the handle to make the machine start.
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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. crank
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crank; handle
Cargue la película en el autoprocesador. Gire la manivela colocó el papel de estaño sobre el cilindro, giró la manivela y cantó una popular canción
manivela de arranque starting handle
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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