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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (additional)
a. complementary
La lectura complementaria me ayudó a entender el texto principal.The complementary reading helped me to understand the main text.
b. supplementary
Aquellas familias con menos recursos recibirán una ayuda complementaria.Those families with fewer resources will receive a supplementary aid.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (in lottery)
a. bonus numbers
Los complementarios de la lotería de esta semana fueron los números 4, 10, 23, 12.The bonus numbers for this week's lottery were 4, 10, 23, 12.
3. (physics)
a. complementary colors
Si usas los complementarios en este cuadro el contraste será mayor.If you use complementary colors in this painting there will be more contrast.
4. (geometry)
a. complementary angle
Determinar el valor del complementario X.Find the value of complementary angle X.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. complementary
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (en lotería)
a. ≃ bonus ball (United Kingdom)
b. complementary number
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(gen) complementary
visita complementaria follow-up visit
(en lotería) bonus number
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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