temperature

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temperature(
tehm
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puhr
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chuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (degree of heat)
a. la temperatura
(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).
(F)
The cold front made the temperature drop by 20 degrees.El frente frío hizo que bajara la temperatura por 20 grados.
2. (medicine)
a. la temperatura
(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).
(F)
I can take the baby's temperature with this forehead thermometer.Puedo tomarle la temperatura al bebé con este termómetro para la frente.
3. (fever)
a. la fiebre
(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).
(F)
I have a sore throat and I think I have a temperature.Tengo un dolor de garganta y creo que tengo fiebre.
b. la calentura
(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).
(F)
His temperature came down after he took the antibiotics.Le bajó la calentura después de tomarse los antibióticos.
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temperature
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la temperatura
(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).
(F)
to take somebody's temperaturetomar la temperatura a alguien
to have or to run a temperaturetener fiebre
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temperature [ˈtemprɪtʃəʳ]
noun
1 (Metal) temperatura (f)
2 (Med) (high temperature) calentura (f); fiebre (f)
to have or run a temperature tener fiebre or calentura; she has a temperature of 103° tiene 39° de fiebre; to take sb's temperature tomar la temperatura a algn
modifier
temperature chart (n) gráfico (m) de temperaturas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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