usina

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usina

  1. third-person singular past historic of usiner

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French usine (factory; works).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /u.ˈzi.na/, /u.ˈzi.nɐ/
  • Hyphenation: u‧si‧na

Noun[edit]

usina f (plural usinas)

  1. (Brazil) plant (factory or industrial facility), especially a large one
  2. (Brazil) sugar mill (factory that produces sugar)
  3. (Brazil) power plant (industrial complex where electricity is produced)

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Verb[edit]

usina

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of usinar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of usinar