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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (architecture)
a. baseboard
Los cables de electricidad están escondidos detrás del rodapié.The electric cables are hidden behind the baseboard.
b. skirting board (United Kingdom)
Las paredes están pintadas de azul y el rodapié y el techo de blanco.The walls are blue, and the ceiling and skirting board are white.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. skirting board (United Kingdom)
b. baseboard
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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skirting board; baseboard; (EEUU)
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