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prospector

prospector(
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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. (occupation)
a. el prospector
(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)
, la prospectora
(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).
(F)
The prospector found oil and got rich.El prospector encontró petróleo y se enriqueció.
b. el buscador
(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)
, la buscadora
(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).
(F)
Gold prospectors flocked to this town in the 19th century.En el siglo XIX, llegaron en masa a este pueblo buscadores de oro.
c. el cateador
(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)
, la cateadora
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The prospectors moved to California because they hoped to find gold.Los cateadores iban a California con la esperanza de encontrar oro.
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prospector
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a.
oil/gold prospectorbuscador(ora) de petróleo/oro
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prospector [prəsˈpektəʳ]
noun
buscadorabuscadora (m) (f);a buscadora cateadoracateadora (m) (f);a cateadora (LAm)
prospectors contracted by the company were spotted in the region in July No doubt some prospectors passed this way too Since 1987, a gold rush has brought more than 40,000 prospectors onto Yanoumomi land A few prospectors followed a trail of golden nuggets upstream
gold prospector buscadorabuscadora (m) (f) de oro;a buscadora oil prospectors prospectores (m) petroleros
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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