sugar mill
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sugar mill(
shoo
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guhr
 
mihl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (machine)
a. el trapiche
(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).
Modern sugar mills run on electric energy.Los trapiches modernos usan la energía eléctrica.
b. el molino de azúcar
(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).
Medieval Muslims invented the first sugar mills.Los musulmanes medievales inventaron los primeros molinos de azúcar.
2. (factory)
a. el ingenio azucarero
(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 closing of the sugar mill left hundreds of people jobless.El cierre de la fábrica dejó a cientos de personas sin trabajo.
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