anchorage
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This word must begin with a capital letter in the sense shown in 3).
anchorage(
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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. (place to anchor)
a. el fondeadero
(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).
There is an anchorage in this protected harbor.Hay un fondeadero en esta bahía protegida.
b. el ancladero
(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).
We need to find an anchorage where we can ride out the storm.Tenemos que encontrar un ancladero donde podamos capear la tempestad.
2. (fee)
a. el anclaje
(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).
You can pay the anchorage at the second wharf.Pueden pagar el anclaje en el segundo muelle.
Anchorage
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
3. (city)
a. Anchorage
The mountains loomed high above the city of Anchorage.Las montañas surgían imponentes sobre la ciudad de Anchorage.
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anchorage [ˈæŋkərɪdʒ]
noun
ancladero (m); fondeadero (m)
modifier
anchorage dues (n)
anchorage fee (n) anclaje (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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