apocope
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apocope(
uh
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pa
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kuh
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pi
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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. (grammar)
a. la apócope
(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).
"Bring" is an apocope from the Middle English "bringen.""Bring" es una apócope de "bringen" del inglés medio.
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The word apocope is the present subjunctive form of apocopar in the first person singular. There are other translations for this conjugation. See the full apocopar conjugation.
apocopar
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apocopar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (grammar)
a. to apocopate
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apocopar
transitive verb
to apocopate (formal); shorten
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