sea urchin
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sea urchin(
si
 
uhr
-
chihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el erizo de mar
(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).
An increase in the population of sea urchins can have devastating consequences for some marine ecosystems.Un incremento en la población de erizos de mar puede tener consecuencias devastadoras para algunos ecosistemas marinos.
Watch out! Earlier today, a sea urchin stung a swimmer along that same coral.¡Cuidado! Esta mañana, un erizo de mar picó a un nadador cerca de ese coral.
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