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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. (road) (United Kingdom)
a. la carretera de circunvalación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (astronomy)
a. orbital
3. (road) (United Kingdom)
a. de circunvalación
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orbital [ˈɔːbɪtl]
1 (Space) orbital
orbital space station estación (f) orbital
2 (Britain) (Aut)
orbital motorway/road autopista (f)/carrera (f) de circunvalación
The Lakeside development, at Thurrock on the M25 London orbital motorway, has been opened for little more than two years
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