abdication
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abdication
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la abdicación
(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 abdication of one's responsibility is very dishonorable.La abdicación de la responsabilidad es muy deshonrosa.
b. la renuncia
(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).
(of rights)
I didn't sign the contract because it would be an abdication of my rights.No firmé el contrato porque sería una renuncia de mis derechos.
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abdication
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of throne)
a. la abdicación
(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).
2. (of responsibilities)
a. el descuido m, abandono
(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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abdication [ˌæbdɪˈkeɪʃən]
noun
1 [of monarch] abdicación (f)
2 [of responsibility, right] renuncia (f);of a
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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