plural
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plural(
ploo
-
ruhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (grammar)
a. el plural
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Contrary to popular misunderstanding, the plural of "octopus" is "octopuses."En contra de lo que equivocadamente se suele creer, el plural de "octopus" es "octopuses".
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (expressing plurality)
a. plural
The plural form of "mouse" is "mice."La forma plural de "mouse" es "mice".
b. en plural
The word "alumni" is already a plural noun; the singular would be "alumnus" or "alumna."La palabra "alumni" ya es un sustantivo en plural; el singular sería "alumnus" o "alumna".
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plural [ˈplʊərəl]
adjective
plural
the plural form of the noun la forma del sustantivo en plural
noun
plural (m)
in the plural en (el) plural
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plural
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plural(
ploo
-
rahl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (grammar)
a. plural
Tienes que poner el artículo definido en plural para que concuerde con el sustantivo.You need to change the definite article to the plural so that it agrees with the noun.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (diverse)
a. pluralistic
El racismo todavía existe en varias sociedades plurales.Racism still exists in many pluralistic societies.
3. (grammar)
a. plural
La forma plural de pez es peces.The plural form of "pez" is "peces."
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plural
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (múltiple)
a. pluralistic
2. (grammar)
a. plural
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (grammar)
a. plural
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plural
adjective
1 (Lingüística) plural
2 especialmente (Latinoamérica) (muchos) many
la variedad y riqueza de nuestras plurales identidades establecer las oportunas relaciones entre diversas y plurales causas
plural
en plural in the plural
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