affiant
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affiant(
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fay
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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. (legal)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el declarante
(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).
, la declarante
(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 affidavit was thrown out when it was found that the affiant was not mentally competent.Se descartó el afidávit cuando salió a la luz que el declarante no era mentalmente competente.
b. el deponente
(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).
, la deponente
(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).
Without the affiant's signature, the document won't hold up in court.Sin la firma del deponente, el documento no se sostendrá en un juicio.
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