ASA
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ASA(
ey
-
ehs
-
ey
)
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (American Standards Association)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la Asociación Estadounidense de Estándares
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The ASA helps to develop standards for products and services in the United States.La Asociación Estadounidense de Estándares ayuda con el desarrollo de estándares para productos y servicios en los Estados Unidos.
2. (Advertising Standards Authority) (United Kingdom)
a. la Autoridad de Estándares de la Publicidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
In the United Kingdom, the ASA has the power to prohibit certain ads.En el Reino Unido, la Autoridad de Estándares de la Publicidad tiene el poder de prohibir ciertos anuncios.
ANSI
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
3. (American National Standards Institute)
a. ANSI
All of the components manufactured at our factory meet ANSI specifications.Todos los componentes fabricados en nuestra fábrica cumplen con las especificaciones ANSI.
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ANSI
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. instituto estadounidense que crea estándares de calidad en el ámbito tecnológico
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ASA
abbreviation:noun
1 (Britain)Advertising Standards Authority
2 (Britain)Amateur Swimming Association
3 (US)American Standards Association
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asa
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Usage note
Feminine nouns that begin with a stressed "a-" or "ha-" sound in Spanish use the articles "el" and “un” in the singular.
asa(
ah
-
sah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (grip)
a. handle
El asa de la bolsa se rompió y se cayó todo al suelo.The handle of the bag broke and everything scattered across the floor.
2. (botany)
a. juice
El curandero extrajo el asa de la planta para usarlo como remedio.The healer extracted juice from the plant to use as medicine.
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asa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. handle
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asa
1 (agarradero) handle
2 (pretexto) lever; pretext
ser muy del asa to be well in
asa
(Botánica) (jugo) juice;
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