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Spanish translation: guarida, madriguera, cubil, osera (si es de osos)

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English term or phrase:lair
Spanish translation:guarida, madriguera, cubil, osera (si es de osos)
Entered by: xxxOso
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00:20 Nov 3, 2003
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: lair
of an animal
Red B.
guarida, madriguera, cubil, osera (si es de osos)
Explanation:
Hola Red,
Algunas posibilidades dependiendo del tipo de animal.
Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)


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Note added at 2003-11-03 00:26:42 (GMT)
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Source: The Collins Concise Spanish Dictionary © 2002 HarperCollins Publishers:
lair  noun
guarida f; cubil m

Del DRAE©:

1. guarida.
1. f. Cueva o espesura donde se guarecen los animales.

2. cubil.
1. m. Sitio donde los animales, principalmente las fieras, se recogen para dormir.

3. madriguera.
1. f. Cueva en que habitan ciertos animales, especialmente los conejos.

4. osera.
1. f. Cueva donde se recogen los osos para abrigarse y para criar sus hijuelos.

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xxxOso
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5 +7guarida, madriguera, cubil, osera (si es de osos)xxxOso


  

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guarida, madriguera, cubil, osera (si es de osos)


Explanation:
Hola Red,
Algunas posibilidades dependiendo del tipo de animal.
Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)


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Note added at 2003-11-03 00:26:42 (GMT)
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Source: The Collins Concise Spanish Dictionary © 2002 HarperCollins Publishers:
lair  noun
guarida f; cubil m

Del DRAE©:

1. guarida.
1. f. Cueva o espesura donde se guarecen los animales.

2. cubil.
1. m. Sitio donde los animales, principalmente las fieras, se recogen para dormir.

3. madriguera.
1. f. Cueva en que habitan ciertos animales, especialmente los conejos.

4. osera.
1. f. Cueva donde se recogen los osos para abrigarse y para criar sus hijuelos.



xxxOso
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 9863
Grading comment
Ok!Tx

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Daniel Mencher
0 min
  -> Muchas gracias, Dan ¶:^)

agree  Maria Rosich Andreu
23 mins
  -> Muchas gracias, Maria ¶:^)

agree  Refugio: Good question for a bear at this time of year.
41 mins
  -> ¡Hola Ruth! Sí, con la invernación around the corner ¶;^) Mil gracias ¶:^)

agree  Will Matter: agree with Ruth completely and expected that Oso WOULD know this one.
2 hrs
  -> Hi Willmatter! Muchas gracias ¶:^)

agree  Luis Rey Ballesteros (Luiroi): Sabía que tú la habrías contestado, Oso. ¡Saludos dominicales!
4 hrs
  -> ¡Hola Lui! Muchas gracias, pal ¶:^) Saludos cordiales ¶:^)

agree  Patricia Baldwin: sabiduría osuna...!great Colossus!!Have a wonderful day!
13 hrs
  -> ¡Hola **Patri**! Muchas gracias, que tengas un wonderful day U2 ¶:^)

agree  Adriana Latronico
1 day9 hrs
  -> Muchas gracias, Adriana ¶:^)
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