microbio
microbio
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (biology)
a. microbe
Para ver los microbios, necesitas un microscopio profesional.You need a professional microscope to be able to see microbes.
b. germ
Las superficies sucias están llenas de microbios.Dirty surfaces are covered in germs.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(young child)
a. shrimp
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¿Viste a ese microbio cargando con una maleta tan grande?Did you see that shrimp carrying such a big suitcase?
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microbio
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. germ, microbe
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microbio
microbe (formal); germ
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