tubo

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See also: tubò and Tǔbō

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube

References[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Indonesian tumbuh.

Verb[edit]

tubo

  1. to grow
  2. to profit; to gain profit
  3. to pay the interest in order to renew or extend a loan

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. the growth of a person, plant, etc.
  2. (finance) interest
  3. (accounting, economics) profit

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in Antonio Pigafetta's Relazione del primo viaggio intorno al mondo—detailing the first circumnavigation of the world between 1519 and 1522.

Compare Malay tebu.

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. sugarcane

Etymology 3[edit]

From Spanish tubo, from Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. pipe; a rigid tube that transports water, steam, or other fluid, as used in plumbing and numerous other applications
  2. a man's penis

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:tubo.

Anagrams[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tubo and English tube.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtubo/
  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • Rhymes: -ubo

Noun[edit]

tubo (accusative singular tubon, plural tuboj, accusative plural tubojn)

  1. tube

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube, pipe (open at both ends)
  2. tube (container closed at one end)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo (plural tubos)

  1. tube

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubi)

  1. tube
  2. pipe

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

tubo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tubare

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubō

  1. dative and ablative singular of tubus

Piedmontese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubo)

  1. tube

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube
  2. pipe

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:tubo.

Further reading[edit]

  • tubo in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube
  2. (Latin America) receiver (on a telephone)

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian, compare Indonesian tumbuh.

Noun[edit]

tubò

  1. profit

Verb[edit]

tubo (used in the form patubuin)

  1. To grow.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubó

  1. sugarcane

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. tube; pipe

Anagrams[edit]