child labor
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This word may also be spelled “child labour.”
child labor(
chayld
 
ley
-
buhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el trabajo infantil
(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 mobile phone manufacturer promised to stop buying cobalt mined using child labor.El fabricante de teléfonos móviles prometió dejar de comprar cobalto extraído utilizando el trabajo infantil.
b. el trabajo de menores
(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 government passed a law to limit child labor.El gobierno pasó una ley para limitar el trabajo de menores.
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