mica(
may
-
kuh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mineral)
a. la mica
(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 mica in the rock around them glittered like diamonds.La mica de la roca que los rodeaba destellaba como diamantes.
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mica
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la mica
(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).
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mica [ˈmaɪkə]
noun
mica (f)
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mica
mica(
mee
-
kah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (mineral)
a. mica
La mica tiene varios usos en la industria porque es flexible y muy resistente.Mica has many industrial uses because it's flexible and very resistant.
2. (material)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
a. plastic sheet
Los lentes de sol se pueden hacer con micas de diversos colores.Sunglasses can be made from plastic sheets of different colors.
3. (part of a watch)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
a. crystal
La mica de mi reloj se rompió cuando me caí de la bici.The crystal on my watch shattered when i fell off my bike.
4. (chamber pot)
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
a. potty
Javi ya aprendió a usar la mica.Javi's learned to use the potty.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(intoxication)
Regionalism used in Costa Rica
(Costa Rica)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
a. drunkenness
En su mica, Stan le declaró su amor a Paola.In his drunkenness, Stan declared his love to Paola.
6. (fishing)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. nylon fishing line
Esta mica es demasiado delgada para pescar en esta zona.This nylon fishing line is too thin to fish in this area.
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mica
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. mica
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mica
1 (Minería) mica
2 (Caribe) (Automóviles) sidelight
mica
(And) (orinal) chamber pot
mica
(Centroamérica) (borrachera)
ponerse una mica to get drunk
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