tenaz

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenaz m, f (plural tenazes; comparable)

  1. tenacious; adhesive (clinging to an object or surface)
  2. tenacious (unwilling to yield from a point of view)

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Noun[edit]

tenaz f (plural tenazes)

  1. tongs (gripping tool used for manipulating hot objects)
  2. pincer (gripping limb of some animals, such as crabs, lobsters and scorpions)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tenax, tenacis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenaz m, f (plural tenaces)

  1. tenacious

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