mineral
mineral(
mih
-
nuh
-
ruhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (geology)
a. el mineral
(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).
There are valuable minerals in the north of the country that have yet to be exploited.Hay minerales valiosos en el norte del país que todavía no han sido explotados.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (geology)
a. mineral
They think that there are significant mineral deposits under this soil.Se cree que hay depósitos minerales sustanciales debajo de este suelo.
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mineral
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el mineral
(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).
mineral depositsdepósitos minerales
mineral wateragua mineral
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mineral [ˈmɪnərəl]
noun
mineral (m)
modifier
mineral deposit (n) yacimiento (m) minero
mineral rights (n) derechos (m) al subsuelo
mineral water (n) agua (f) mineral
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mineral
mineral(
mee
-
neh
-
rahl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (geology)
a. mineral
Nos dedicamos a la extracción de metales y minerales para el uso industrial.We extract metals and minerals for industrial use.
2. (rock)
a. ore
Estos minerales de cobre provienen de una mina en Coro Coro.These copper ores were transported from a mine in Coro Coro.
3. (excavation)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
a. mine
La entrada se derrumbó y 22 mineros quedaron atrapados dentro del mineral.The entrance collapsed and 22 workers were trapped inside the mine.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (relating to mineral)
a. mineral
Dos aguas minerales y una botella de vino tinto, por favor.Two mineral waters and a bottle of red wine, please.
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mineral
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. mineral
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (geology)
a. mineral
3. (mineralogy)
a. ore
mineral de hierroiron ore
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mineral
adjective
mineral
1 (Geología) mineral
2 (Minería) ore
mineral de hierro iron ore
3 (Chile) (mina) mine
la empresa piensa salir de sus apuros con un nuevo mineral vecino a Chuquicamata
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