DES

DES
abbreviation
1. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MEC (M) (Spain) 
The man in charge of the DES was a teacher for 20 years.El hombre a cargo del MEC fue profesor durante 20 años.
2. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. la SEP (F) (Mexico) 
I want to work for the DES because I really care about children.Quiero trabajar para la SEP porque realmente me importan los niños.
3. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MED (M) (Argentina) 
I applied for a scholarship through the DES.Solicité una beca a través del MED.
4. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MINEDUC (M) (Chile) 
Liberal politicians want to increase funding to the DES.Los políticos del partido liberal quieren aumentar los fondos dirigidos al MINEDUC.
5. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MEC (M) (Uruguay) 
The DES is dedicating more resources to infrastructure.El MEC va a dedicar más recursos a la infraestructura.
6. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MEC (M) (Paraguay) 
Representatives from the teachers' union are talking with officials from the DES.Representantes del sindicato de profesores están hablando con funcionarios del MEC.
7. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MINEDU (M) (Bolivia) (Peru) 
The DES works closely with regional government.El MINEDU trabaja estrechamente con los gobiernos regionales.
b. el MinEduc (M) (Ecuador) 
The DES helps children learn to speak English properly.El MinEduc ayuda a los niños a aprender a hablar inglés correctamente.
c. el MINED (M) (Cuba) (El Salvador) (Nicaragua) 
The DES is a government agency.El MINED es una agencia del gobierno.
d. el MINEDUC (M) (Guatemala) 
The DES is planning to repair thousands of schools.El MINEDUC está planeando reparar miles de escuelas.
e. el MEDUCA (M) (Panama) 
A representative from DES said that schools were improving nationwide.Un representante del MEDUCA dijo que escuelas estaban mejorando por todo el país.
8. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MEN (M) (Colombia) 
The DES encourages all children to go to school.El MEN anima a todos los niños a ir al colegio.
9. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MPPE (M) (Venezuela) 
The DES has an office downtown.El MPPE tiene una oficina en el centro.
10. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el MINERD (M) (Dominican Republic) 
The DES decided to build new schools this year.El MINERD decidió construir escuelas nuevas este año.
11. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. la SEDUC (F) (Honduras) 
The DES has a plan to fight corruption.La SEDUC tiene un plan para luchar contra la corrupción.
12. (Department of Education and Science) (United Kingdom) 
a. el DE (M) (Puerto Rico) 
Thousands of people work for the DES.Miles de personas trabajan para el DE.
DES
abbreviation:noun
(Britain) (formerly) Department of Education and Science
Phrases with "des"
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DES
MEC, SEP
des [dess]
1. A preposition, corresponding with the Latin dis; never used but in compound words.
2. A contraction of de ese, of this, of that. (Obsolete)
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