advocacy
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advocacy(
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vih
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kuh
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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. (active support)
a. el apoyo
(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).
The senator's advocacy of the bill won him popularity among Democratic voters.El apoyo del senador al proyecto de ley le ganó popularidad con los votantes demócratas.
b. la defensa
(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 nun was well-known for her advocacy of the poor.La monja era muy conocida por su defensa de los pobres.
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advocacy [ˈædvəkəsɪ]
noun
1 (support) apoyo (m) (activo)
2 (Jur) defensa (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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