cerrado

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English[edit]

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Extent of cerrado.
Typical cerrado landscape.

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese cerrado, from cerrar (to shut).

Noun[edit]

cerrado (countable and uncountable, plural cerrados)

  1. (biogeography, uncountable) A type of tropical savanna biome occupying much of central Brazil and parts of Paraguay.
  2. (biogeography, countable) A region with this biome.

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Portuguese[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

cerrado m (feminine singular cerrada, masculine plural cerrados, feminine plural cerradas, comparable)

  1. closed, shut
  2. thick, dense

Noun[edit]

cerrado m (plural cerrados)

  1. cerrado
  2. a region with this biome
  3. a biome similar to it, such as scrub

Verb[edit]

cerrado (feminine singular cerrada, masculine plural cerrados, feminine plural cerradas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of cerrar

Spanish[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

cerrado (feminine singular cerrada, masculine plural cerrados, feminine plural cerradas)

  1. shut, closed
    El baúl está cerrado.The trunk is shut.
    Gracias por mantener la boca cerrada.
    Thanks for keeping your mouth shut.

Verb[edit]

cerrado m (feminine singular cerrada, masculine plural cerrados, feminine plural cerradas)

  1. Masculine singular past participle of cerrar.