tapir
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tapir(
tey
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pir
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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. (animal)
a. el tapir
(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 tapir's long, agile snout makes it easier for it to forage.El hocico largo y ágil del tapir le ayuda a buscar alimento.
b. la danta
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Tapirs live on land, but they are also very good swimmers.Las dantas viven en la tierra, pero también saben nadar.
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tapir
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tapir
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (animal)
a. tapir
Los tapires se alimentan de plantas que arrancan sirviéndose de su largo hocico.Tapirs feed on plants that they pull out using their long snout.
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tapir
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. tapir
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tapir
tapir
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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