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Significado de “soil” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "soil" - Diccionario Inglés

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soilnoun

uk   /sɔɪl/  us   /sɔɪl/
B2 [C or U] the ​material on the ​surface of the ​ground in which ​plantsgrow: light/​heavy/​fertile soil sandy or ​chalky soils
[U] literary a ​country: It was the first ​time we had set ​foot on ​foreign/​French/American soil (= gone to a ​foreigncountry/France/​America).
the soil literary
the ​activity of ​farming: Gardening is a way for ​citydwellers to ​return to the soil.

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soilverb [T]

uk   /sɔɪl/  us   /sɔɪl/ formal
to make something ​dirty, ​especially with ​solidwaste: soiled ​nappies/​underwear/​sheets
(Definition of soil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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soilnoun [C/U]

 us   /sɔɪl/
the ​material on the ​surface of the ​ground in which ​plantsgrow; ​earth: [U] Plant the ​seeds in ​potting soil.
Soil is sometimes a ​country: [U] At the ​Olympics he was ​competing on ​foreign soil for only the third ​time in his ​life.

soilverb [T]

 us   /sɔɪl/
  • soil verb [T] (MAKE DIRTY)

to make something ​dirty
soiled
adjective  us   /sɔɪld/
soiled ​diapers
(Definition of soil from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “soil”
en coreano 토양…
en árabe تُرْبة…
in Malaysian tanah…
en francés sol, terre…
en ruso почва…
en chino (tradicionál) 泥土,土壤, 國家, 國土…
en italiano terreno, terra, terriccio…
en turco toprak…
en polaco gleba, ziemia…
en español tierra, suelo…
in Vietnamese đất trồng…
en portugués solo…
in Thai ดิน…
en alemán der (Erd)Boden…
en catalán terra, sòl…
en japonés 土, 土壌…
en chino (simplificado) 泥土,土壤, 国家, 国土…
in Indonesian tanah…
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