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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (food for cattle)
a. fodder
El veterinario me recomendó dar de comer a los animales otro tipo de pienso.The vet recommended that I should give the animals a different kind of fodder.
b. feed
Los cerdos ibéricos de primera comen bellotas y hierba en vez de pienso.First-class Iberian pigs eat acorns and grass instead of feed.
2. (food for dogs and cats)
a. dry kibble
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Toby debe comer pienso especial porque lo esterilizamos hace poco.Toby needs to eat special dry kibble because we had him neutered recently.
b. dry dog food (for dogs) (United Kingdom)
Vendemos todas las mejores marcas de pienso para sus mascotas.We stock all the top brands of dry dog food for your pets.
c. dry cat food (for cats) (United Kingdom)
Solo le doy pienso y agua a mi gatito.I just give my kitten dry cat food and water.
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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. fodder
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1 (Agr) feed; fodder
piensos feeding stuffs
2 (comida) grub (muy_familiar); chow (muy_familiar); (EEUU)
¡ni por pienso! never!; the very idea!
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