manzana
manzana(
mahn
-
sah
-
nah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (fruit)
a. apple
La reina malvada le dio una manzana envenenada a Blancanieves.The evil queen gave Snow White a poisoned apple.
2. (grouping of houses)
a. block
Hay muchas casas lindas en esa manzana.There are a lot of nice houses on that block.
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manzana
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fruta)
a. apple
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
manzana de la discordiabone of contention
manzana podridabad apple
3. (grupo de casas)
a. block (of houses)
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manzana
1 (fruta) apple
manzana ácida cooking apple; manzana de mesa eating apple; manzana de sidra cider apple; manzana silvestre wild apple; crabapple; tarta de manzana apple tart
manzana de la discordia bone of contention
2
manzana de Adán especialmente (Latinoamérica) (Anatomía) Adam's apple
3 [de casas] block (of houses)
tuvimos que terminar aparcando cinco manzanas más allá
4 (medida) (Centroamérica) land measure (= 1.75 acres); (S. Cone) land measure (= 2.5 acres)
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