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touchdown

touchdown(
tuhch
-
daun
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (arrival)
a. el aterrizaje
(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).
(M)
(on land)
After the captain's smooth touchdown, the passengers clapped.Después del aterrizaje suave que hizo el capitán, los pasajeros aplaudieron.
The plane's propellor came off just after touchdown.La hélice del avión se cayó justo después del aterrizaje.
b. el amerizaje
(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).
(M)
(at sea)
The plane appeared out of the fog just before touchdown on the Mediterranean.El avión apareció de la niebla justo antes del amerizaje en el Mediterráneo.
c. el alunizaje
(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).
(M)
(on the moon)
The Apollo 11 astronauts stepped out of the module about 6.5 hours after touchdown.Los astronautas de la Apolo 11 salieron del módulo unas 6.5 horas después del alunizaje.
d. el acuatizaje
(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).
(M)
(on water)
The pilot prepared for touchdown on the lake.El piloto se preparó para el acuatizaje sobre el lago.
2. (sports)
a. el touchdown
(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).
(M)
(American football)
The wide receiver caught the pass from the quarterback to score a touchdown.El wide receiver atrapó el pase del mariscal de campo para marcar un touchdown.
b. el ensayo
(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).
(M)
(rugby, American football)
We need to score a touchdown and a field goal to win the game.Necesitamos marcar un ensayo y un gol de campo para ganar el partido.
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touchdown
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of plane)
a. el aterrizaje
(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).
(M)
2. (in american football)
a. el ensayo
(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).
(M)
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touchdown [ˈtʌtʃdaʊn]
noun
1 (Aer) (Space) (on land) aterrizaje (m); (on sea) amerizaje (m); (on water) acuatizaje (m); (on moon) alunizaje (m)
2 (Rugby) ensayo (m); (American) touchdown (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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