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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (grain)
a. wheat
El cultivo de trigo empezó en Egipto y se ha difundido por todo el mundo.Wheat cultivation began in Egypt and has spread throughout the world.
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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. (general)
a. wheat
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1 (cereal) wheat
de trigo entero wholemeal
no ser trigo limpio to be dishonest
no todo era trigo limpio it wasn't completely above board; it was a bit fishy (familiar)
trigo blando soft wheat
trigo candeal bread wheat
trigo duro hard wheat; durum wheat
trigo sarraceno buckwheat
2 trigos (campo) wheat
; (s)
wheat field(s)
meterse en trigos ajenos to meddle in somebody else's affairs
3 (dinero) dough (familiar); money
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