sediment
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sediment(
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dih
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mihnt
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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. (dregs)
a. el poso
(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).
You may notice some sediment in the wine bottle, but this is perfectly natural.Es posible que observes algo de poso en la botella de vino, pero eso es totalmente natural.
b. el sedimento
(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).
Stir the varnish thoroughly until no sediment remains in the bottom of the can.Agita bien el barniz hasta que no quede nada de sedimento en el fondo de la lata.
2. (geology)
a. el sedimento
(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).
The layers of sediment where the remains were discovered have now been dated.Ya dataron las capas de sedimento donde se descubrieron los restos.
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sediment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el sedimento
(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).
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sediment [ˈsedɪmənt]
noun
(in liquids, boiler) sedimento (m); poso (m); (Geol) sedimento (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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