weir
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weir(
wir
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dam)
a. la presa
(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).
Upriver from the weir, the water is calm.Río arriba de la presa, el agua está tranquila.
2. (fish enclosure)
a. la encañizada
(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).
The fishing is good since they put in a weir for the salmon.La pesca es buena desde que pusieron una encañizada para los salmones.
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weir
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la presa
(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).
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weir [wɪəʳ]
noun
1 (dam) presa (f)
2 (fish trap) encañizada (f); cañal (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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