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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to sheep)
a. sheep
La merina es la raza ovina más común en nuestra región.The merino is the most common sheep breed in our region.
b. ovine
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
Los nutricionistas estudian los pros y los contras de una ingesta alta de productos ovinos.Nutritionists are studying the pros and cons of a high intake of ovine products.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (animals)
a. sheep
En la comarca deben de quedar unas mil cabezas de ovino.There must be about one thousand head of sheep left in the region.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. sheep
productos ovinossheep products
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ovine (formal); sheep
ganado ovino sheep
(animales) sheep
; (p)
carne de ovino [de oveja añeja] mutton; [de cordero] lamb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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