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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (general)
a. plugging
Una causa común de ataque cardíaco es la obturación de una arteria.A common cause of heart attack is the plugging of an artery.
b. sealing
Se utilizó resina epoxi para la obturación de las rajaduras.Epoxy resin was used for the sealing of the cracks.
c. stopping
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(on a tooth) (United Kingdom)
Se me salió la obturación de una muela.The stopping of my tooth has come out.
d. filling (on a tooth)
Me hicieron una obturación en un diente hace dos semanas, pero todavía me duele.I had a filling done on a tooth two weeks ago, but it still hurts.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. blockage, obstruction
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(gen) plugging; sealing; stopping; [de diente] filling
velocidad de obturación (Fotografía) shutter speed
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