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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin macrum, accusative singular of macer, from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

magro (feminine singular magra, masculine plural magri, feminine plural magre)

  1. thin, lean, slim, spare
    Synonyms: asciutto, sottile
    Antonym: grasso
  2. (of food) low-fat, lean
    Antonym: grasso
  3. meagre, poor, scarce
    Synonyms: povero, scarso
    Antonym: grasso

NounEdit

magro m (plural magri)

  1. lean part
  2. (of meat) lean, lean meat

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LatinEdit

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NounEdit

magrō

  1. Abbreviation of magistrō.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese magro, magre, from Latin macrum, accusative singular of macer, from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

magro m (feminine singular magra, masculine plural magros, feminine plural magras, comparable)

  1. lean (of meat, having little fat), thin
    Antonym: gordo

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin macrum, accusative singular of macer, from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros. Cognate with English meager/meagre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaɡɾo/, [ˈmaɣɾo]

AdjectiveEdit

magro (feminine singular magra, masculine plural magros, feminine plural magras)

  1. lean, without fat

NounEdit

magro m (plural magros)

  1. loin of pork

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