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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (writing material made of animal skin)
a. parchment
Muchos de los manuscritos medievales fueron escritos en pergamino.Many Medieval manuscripts were written on parchment.
2. (document written on parchment)
a. parchment
Los arqueólogos encontraron pergaminos que contenían partes del código legal romano.Archaeologists found parchments that contained parts of the Roman legal code.
3. (document)
a. scroll
En la cocina hay un pergamino que explica cómo funciona el calentador.There is a scroll in the kitchen that explains how the boiler works.
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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. parchment
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una familia de muchos pergaminos a very blue-blooded family; a family of very noble lineage; los pergaminos del mar Muerto the Dead Sea scrolls
Por primera vez en Europa, exposición en el Vaticano de los pergaminos del Mar Muerto. Doce [pergaminos del Mar Muerto] visitan por primera vez Europa con motivo de una exposición que permanecerá abierta hasta el 2de octubre en el Vaticano.
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