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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. la gorguera
Elizabeth I appears in the painting wearing a ruff around her neck.Isabel I aparece en el cuadro llevando una gorguera en el cuello.
2. (animal anatomy)
a. el combatiente
The feathers that surround the male ruff's head are used to attract a mate.Las plumas que rodean la cabeza del combatiente macho sirven para atraer a una hembra.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
ruffCopyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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