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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (part of a written work)
a. volume
Una enciclopedia normalmente tiene varios tomos.An encyclopedia usually has several volumes.
b. tome
Solo he leído tres tomos de la novela. ¡Es interminable!I've only read three tomes of the novel. It's never-ending!
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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. (volumen)
a. volume
2. (libro)
a. tome
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en tres tomos in three volumes
(bulto) bulk; size
de tomo y lomo utter; out-and-out
un canalla de tomo y lomo a real swine (familiar)
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