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a /ə, stressed form eɪ/ ▶000, (before vowel an)  

    • indef art
    • un, una ;
      • a Mrs Smith called = llamó una tal señora Smith;
      • have you got a car? = ¿tienes coche?;
      • he didn't say a word = no dijo ni una palabra;
      • she's a dentist = es dentista;
      • what a shock! = ¡qué susto!;
      • it costs 2 dollars a pound = cuesta 2 dólares la libra