mescal
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "mezcal.”
mescal(
mehs
-
kal
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (beverage)
a. el mezcal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Mescal tastes similar to tequila, but I find it more flavorful.El mezcal sabe similar al tequila, pero me parece más sabroso.
2. (botany)
a. el mezcal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Native Americans in Northern Mexico have harvested mescal for centuries.Los nativos americanos del norte de México han cosechado mezcal durante siglos.
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