consignment
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consignment(
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sayn
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mihnt
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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. (goods paid if sold)
a. la consignación
(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).
Tammy left her car on consignment with a car dealer.Tammy dejó su coche en consignación con un concesionario de automóviles.
2. (batch of goods)
a. el envío
(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).
How many boxes did we receive in today's consignment?¿Cuántas cajas recibimos en el envío que llegó hoy?
b. la remesa
(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).
The housewares shop just received a large consignment of wine glasses.La tienda de menaje acaba de recibir una remesa grande de copas de vino.
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consignment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of goods)
a. el envío
(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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consignment [kənˈsaɪnmənt]
noun
envío (m); remesa (f)
goods on consignment mercancías (f) en consignación
modifier
consignment note (n) talón (m) de expedición
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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