pothole
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pothole
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (hole in pavement)
a. el bache
(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).
There were dozens of potholes on the street in front of my house after the storm.Había docenas de baches en la calle frente a mi casa después de la tormenta.
2. (geology)
a. la sima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
At the base of Salmon Falls, you will find the largest collection of glacial potholes in the world.En la base de las cataratas de Salmon, se encuentra el grupo más numeroso de simas glaciares que hay en el mundo.
b. la marmita de gigante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It is 80 feet to the bottom of the pothole.El fondo de la marmita de gigante está a 80 pies.
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pothole
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (cave)
a. la cueva
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (in road)
a. el bache
(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).
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pothole [ˈpɒthəʊl]
noun
1 (in road) bache (m)
2 (Geol) marmita (f) de gigante; gruta (f); (loosely) cueva (f); caverna (f); profunda gruta (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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