skein
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skein
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la madeja
(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).
The artisans use these skeins of yarn to make the textiles.Las artesanas usan estas madejas de hilo para hacer los textiles.
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skein [skeɪn]
noun
madeja (f)
a tangled skein un asunto enmarañado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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