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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (by adoption)
a. adoptivo
Paula has an adopted daughter and a biological son.Paula tiene una hija adoptiva y un hijo biológico.
b. adoptado
Not all adopted children wish to find out who their birth parents are.No todos los niños adoptados quieren descubrir quiénes son sus padres biológicos.
2. (chosen as one's own)
a. adoptivo
He felt as much attachment to his adopted country as to his native land.Sentía el mismo cariño hacia su país adoptivo como hacia su tierra natal.
b. de adopción
My birth name is María José but my adopted name is Mary.Mi nombre de pila es María José pero mi nombre de adopción es Mary.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (country)
a. adoptivo(a), de adopción
adopted daughterhija adoptiva
adopted sonhijo adoptivo
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adopted [əˈdɒptɪd]
[+child] adoptivo; adoptado; (Méx)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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be adopted
ser adoptado
I was adopted
fui adoptado
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