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An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
1. (value added tax)
Increasing the value-added tax, or VAT, could bring in $500 billion in additional revenue.Un aumento al impuesto sobre el valor añadido, o IVA, puede generar $500 mil millones de ingresos adicionales.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general) (United Kingdom)
a. el IVA
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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