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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
a. world
El orbe en el que vivimos está amenazado por la marcha del progreso.The world we live in is threatened by the march of progress.
b. globe
Tenemos ofertas irresistibles para todo estudiante que sueñe con recorrer el orbe.We have irresistible offers for all students who dream of traveling the globe.
2. (celestial sphere)
a. orb
Juan sentía paz al contemplar el orbe blanco y luminoso en el cielo.Juan found contemplating the white, luminous orb in the sky very peaceful.
b. sphere
Los dos orbes resplandecientes de Tatooine ofrecen una imagen cautivante en La Guerra de las Galaxias.The two resplendent orbs of Tatooine give us a captivating image in Star Wars.
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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. world, globe
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1 (globo) orb; sphere
2 (mundo) world
en todo el orbe all over the world o globe
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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