zucchini
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zucchini(
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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. (vegetable)
a. el calabacín
(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).
We are making pasta with zucchini.Estamos haciendo pasta con calabacín.
b. la calabacita
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
We forgot to buy zucchini at the supermarket.Olvidamos comprar calabacitas en el supermercado.
c. el zapallito largo
(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).
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
My coworker made some bread with zucchini she had leftover.Mi colega hizo un pan de zapallito largo que le quedaba.
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zucchini
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el calabacín
(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).
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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zucchini [zuːˈkiːnɪ] zucchini zucchinis (US)
noun
calabacín (m); calabacita (f); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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