meat
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meat(
mit
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la carne
(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).
She stuffed the turkey with chopped pork meat.Rellenó el pavo con carne de cerdo picada.
2. (substance)
a. la sustancia
(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 film doesn't have much meat to it.La película tiene poca sustancia.
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meat
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (food)
a. la carne
(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).
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
it was meat and drink to themera algo que les entusiasmaba
meat loafpastel de carne picada horneado en un molde
3. (fig)
a. la miga
(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).
(substantial content)
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meat [miːt]
noun
1 (gen) carne (f); (cold meat) fiambre (m)
it's meat and drink to me no puedo vivir sin ello
one man's meat is another man's poison lo que a uno cura a otro mata
2 enjundia (f); sustancia (f)
a book with some meat in it un libro con enjundia or sustancia
modifier
meat eater (n) (person) persona (f) que come carne; (Zool) carnívoroacarnívora (m) (f);a carnívora
we're not meat eaters no comemos carne
meat extract (n) extracto (m) de carne
meat grinder (n) (US) máquina (f) de picar carne
meat hook (n) gancho (m) carnicero
meat industry (n) industria (f) cárnica
meat loaf (n) rollo de carne picada sazonado, cocido y servido como fiambre
meat pie (n) pastel (m) de carne; (individual) empanada (f)
meat products (n) productos (m) cárnicos
meat safe (n) (Britain) fresquera (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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