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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Regionalism used in Mexico
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