semáforo

semáforo(
seh
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mah
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foh
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roh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (automobile)
a. traffic light
En el siguiente semáforo, gira a la izquierda.Turn left at the next traffic light.
b. stoplight
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Hay un semáforo adelante.There's a stoplight up ahead.
2. (nautical)
a. semaphore
Un semáforo regula el acceso al puerto.A semaphore regulates the access to the port.
3. (railroad)
a. signal
El semáforo estaba en verde y el tren pasó a toda velocidad.The signal was green and the train sped on.
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semáforo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. traffic lights
semáforo sonoropelican crossing
semáforo
1 (Automóviles) traffic lights
plural
; (p)
semáforo sonoro pelican crossing
2 (Náutica) semaphore; (Ferro) signal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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