marijuana
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marijuana(
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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. (drug)
a. la marihuana
(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).
Corina stopped smoking tobacco and marijuana altogether.Corina dejó de fumar tanto tabaco como marihuana.
b. la mariguana
(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).
He was arrested for possession of marijuana and cocaine.Lo arrestaron por posesión de mariguana y cocaína.
2. (botany)
a. la marihuana
(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).
Planting and cultivating marijuana in this state is illegal.En este estado es ilegal plantar y cultivar marihuana.
b. la mariguana
(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 police found marijuana in his backyard.La policía encontró mariguana en su patio.
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marijuana
marihuana
[ˌmærɪˈhwɑːnə]
noun
marihuana (f); mariguana (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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