pupil
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pupil(
pyu
-
pihl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la pupila
(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. (education)
a. el alumno
(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).
, la alumna
(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).
b. el discípulo
(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).
, la discípula
(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).
c. el educando
(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).
, la educanda
(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).
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pupil
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of eye)
a. la pupila
(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).
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pupil [ˈpjuːpl]
noun
1 (in school) alumnoaalumna (m) (f);a alumna educandoaeducanda (m) (f) (formal);a educanda
a school with more than 1300 pupils the relationship between teacher and pupil he is an unresponsive pupil who behaves badly three fifth-year pupils were expelled
last year pupil numbers increased by 46,100 el año pasado hubo un aumento de 46.100 en el número total de alumnos
pupil-teacher ratio proporción (f) de alumnos por maestro
it has the lowest pupil-teacher ratio in England, averaging less than 17 to 1 in 1991 private school pupil-teacher ratios are generally better
2 [of musician, artist etc] alumnoaalumna (m) (f);a alumna discípuloadiscípula (m) (f);a discípula
in 1781 he became a pupil of Haydn she was his star pupil at the Royal College of Art
pupil [ˈpjuːpl]
noun
(Anat) pupila (f)
the hormone causes your pupils to enlarge
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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pupil's book
libro del alumno
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