orifice
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orifice
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. el orificio
(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).
My students roared with laughter when I referred to the anus as an orifice.Mis estudiantes se rieron a carcajadas cuando me referí al ano como un orificio.
2. (opening)
a. el orificio
(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).
I caught a glimpse of a cub peeking out of an orifice of a dark cave.Alcancé a ver un osezno asomándose por un orificio de una cueva oscura.
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orifice
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el orificio
(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).
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orifice [ˈɒrɪfɪs]
noun
orificio (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
orífice
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