preventer

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preventer(
pruh
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vehn
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tuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (person or thing that prevents)
a. el evitador
(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).
(M)
The blowout preventer failed and led to one of the largest oil spills in history.El evitador de explosión falló y provocó uno de los mayores derrames de petróleo de la historia.
2. (nautical)
a. el freno
(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).
(M)
The sailboat has a jibe preventer to prevent the boat from jibbing.El velero tiene un freno de botavara para evitar que el barco trasluche.
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