plural

adj.
1 pluralistic.
2 plural (grammar).
m.
plural (grammar).
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plural
adjetivo
1 plural
nombre masculino
1 plural
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FRASEOLOGÍA
plural mayestático royal 'we'
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1. ADJ
1) (Ling) plural
2) esp LAm (=muchos) many
2.
SM plural

en plural — in the plural

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I
adjetivo plural
II
masculino plural

tercera persona del plural — third person plural

en plural — in the plural

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= plural, pluralistic.
Ex. All nouns have a plural and a singular form.
Ex. This article discusses the special role that libraries can play in the multicultural, pluralistic environment that will be the society in the near future.
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* en plural = in the plural.
* * *
I
adjetivo plural
II
masculino plural

tercera persona del plural — third person plural

en plural — in the plural

* * *
= plural, pluralistic.

Ex: All nouns have a plural and a singular form.

Ex: This article discusses the special role that libraries can play in the multicultural, pluralistic environment that will be the society in the near future.
* en plural = in the plural.

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plural1
adjective
1 (Ling) plural
2 ‹sociedad› plural
plural2
masculine
plural
tercera persona del plural third person plural
el verbo está en plural the verb is in the plural
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plural adjetivo / noun masculine
plural;
tercera persona del plural third person plural;

en plural in the plural
plural adjetivo & sustantivo masculino plural
en plural, in the plural

'plural' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
apéndice
- cien
- cuñada
- cuñado
- dato
- demasiada
- demasiado
- haber
- hermano
- índice
- mucha
- mucho
- otra
- otro
- padre
- poca
- poco
- rey
- se
-
- sobrino
- tanta
- tanto
- toda
- todo
- totalidad
- abarrotes
- abasto
- acelgas
- achaques
- achuras
- adentros
- ADM
- aerobic
- afueras
- agallas
- agua
- agujeta
- ahorro
- alicate
- almacén
- almorranas
- Alpes
- alrededores
- altibajos
- amígdalas
- amistad
- anales
- andador
- andanzas
English:
accused
- acoustic
- aged
- alms
- amends
- amenities
- Andes
- antics
- archives
- armaments
- arrears
- athletic
- atomic weapons
- bacteria
- bagpipes
- basic
- battlements
- bedclothes
- bedding
- bell-bottoms
- bellows
- belongings
- bifocals
- binoculars
- blinkers
- breadcrumbs
- British
- but
- bygone
- calves
- cast-offs
- castanets
- cattle
- children
- chopsticks
- clippers
- clothes
- condolences
- confines
- congratulations
- cornflakes
- credentials
- crisps
- culottes
- dancing shoes
- data
- dead
- deaf
- dealings
- death throes
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plural
adj
1. [múltiple] pluralist
2. Gram plural
nm
Gram plural;
primera persona del plural first person plural
Comp
el plural mayestático the royal we;
plural de modestia = use of the pronoun “we” instead of “I” as a gesture of modesty
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plural
I adj plural
II m GRAM plural
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plural adj & nm
: plural
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plural adj n plural

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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