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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (botany)
a. elm tree
Me senté a leer mi libro bajo la sombra de un olmo.I sat under the shadow of an elm tree to read my book.
b. elm
Desde una rama del olmo, un búho observaba todos nuestros movimientos.Sitting on a branch of the elm, an owl watched our every move.
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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. elm (tree)
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elm; elm tree
olmo campestre common elm
olmo de montaña wych elm
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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