alumnus
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The plural of "alumnus" is "alumni."
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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. (education)
a. el exalumno
(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).
Forrest has a better chance of getting accepted into the college because his father is an alumnus.Forrest tiene más oportunidad de ser aceptado en la universidad porque su papá es un exalumno.
My university's alumni association is always trying to help new graduates find jobs.La asociación de exalumnos de mi universidad siempre trata de ayudar a nuevos graduados a conseguir trabajo.
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alumnus
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el antiguo alumno
(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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alumnus [əˈlʌmnəs] alumni (plural) [əˈlʌmnaɪ]
alumna [əˈlʌmnə] alumnae (plural) [əˈlʌmniː] especially (US)
noun
graduadoagraduada (m) (f);a graduada
alumnus association asociación (f) de graduados
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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