abolition
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abolition(
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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)
a. la abolición
(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 abolition of exchange controls led to an increase in trade.La abolición de los controles cambiarios resultó en un aumento del comercio.
b. la supresión
(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 group is campaigning for the abolition of the death penalty.El grupo está haciendo campaña a favor de la supresión de la pena de muerte.
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abolition
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of law, custom)
a. la abolición
(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).
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abolition [ˌæbəʊˈlɪʃən]
noun
abolición (f); supresión (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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