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mata / bush
 
mata   -noun feminine
1. (=arbusto)   bush,   shrub
(especially Latin America)
(=planta)   plant   (en tiesto)   potted plant
·mata de coco
(Caribe)   coconut palm
·mata de pluralátano
(Caribe)   banana tree
·mata rubia   kermes oak
2. (=ramita)   sprig
(=manojo)   tuft
(=raíz)   clump
(=ramo)   bunch
3. matas
(=matorral)   thicket singular,   scrub singular,   bushes
4. (agriculture)
(=terreno)   field,   plot
(Andes)
(=huerto)   orchard
5. (Latin America)
(=arboleda)   clump,   grove
(Latin America)
(=bosque)   forest
·mata de bananos   banana plantation
6. mata de pelo   mop of hair
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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