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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. ball
Necesité dos ovillos de lana para tejer esta bufanda.I needed two balls of wool to knit this scarf.
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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. ball
hacerse un ovilloto curl up into a ball
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1 [de lana, cuerda] ball
hacerse un ovillo (gen) to curl up into a ball; [de miedo] to cower; (en el habla) to get tied up in knots
2 (enredo) tangle
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