cava


cava
f.
1 wine cellar (bodega).
2 digging, sinking.
m.
cava(beverage).
pres.indicat.
3rd person singular (él/ella/ello) present indicative of spanish verb: cavar.
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cava
nombre masculino
1 (bebida) cava, champagne
nombre femenino
1 (bodega) wine cellar
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I
SM cava
CAVA A sparkling white or occasionally rosé Spanish wine, cava is produced mainly in the Penedès region using the traditional techniques developed in Champagne, France. To maintain the constant temperature important to the process, the wine is stored and fermented in cellars or cavas, hence the name. Varieties of cava include: medium (semiseco), dry (seco), very dry (brut) and the extra dry variety especially recommended by connoisseurs called brut nature. II
SF
1) (=lugar) (=para el vino) wine cellar; [de garaje] pit
2) Caribe (=nevera) icebox
III
SF (=acción) digging
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I
femenino cellar
II
masculino cava (sparkling wine)
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= sparkling wine.
Ex. This city tour will end at the TV tower of Berlin to watch the colours of the city changing when the sun sets while enjoying a glass of German sparkling wine.
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I
femenino cellar
II
masculino cava (sparkling wine)
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= sparkling wine.

Ex: This city tour will end at the TV tower of Berlin to watch the colours of the city changing when the sun sets while enjoying a glass of German sparkling wine.

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cava1
feminine
cellar
cava2
masculine
cava, (sparkling wine)
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Del verbo cavar: (conjugate cavar)

cava es:

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) presente indicativo

2ª persona singular (tú) imperativo

Multiple Entries:
cava    
cavar
cava sustantivo femenino
cellar
■ sustantivo masculino
cava (sparkling wine)
cavar (conjugate cavar) verbo transitivo
a)fosa/zanjato dig;

pozoto sink
b)tierrato hoe

cava
I m (vino espumoso) cava, familiar champagne
II f (bodega subterránea de cava) wine cellar
cavar verbo transitivo to dig
♦ Locuciones: cavar uno su propia tumba, to dig one's own grave
'cava' also found in these entries:
English:
bubbly
- champagne
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cava1 nf
1. [bodega] wine cellar
2. [faena agrícola] = action of hoeing the soil in a vineyard to break it up
cava2 nm
[bebida] cava, = Spanish sparkling wine
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cava
I m cava (sparkling wine)
II f (wine) cellar

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Cava — Toponyme ayant le sens de grotte, caverne, le nom peut être d origine italienne (Calabre, Campanie notamment), mais aussi espagnole ou catalane …   Noms de famille


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