ostro
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ostro(
ohs
-
troh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (southern breeze)
a. south wind
Sopló el ostro y las hojas susurraron.The south wind blew and the leaves rustled.
2. (animal)
a. oyster
Como hace mucho tiempo que no atrapamos ostros, no tenemos la tinta necesaria para teñir la tela de púrpura.Since we haven't caught oysters in a long time, we don't have the ink to dye the cloth purple.
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