del.
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del.(
dehl
)
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (delete)
a. supr.
The editor wrote "del." next to the second sentence.El editor escribió "supr." al lado de la segunda oración.
Del.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (U.S. State)
a. Delaware
The bus goes from Wilmington, Del. to Lancaster, PA.El autobus va de Wilmington, Delaware a Lancaster, Pensilvania.
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del
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del(
dehl
)
A contraction is a shortened form of a word or group of words made by omitting a sound or letter (e.g. don't).
contraction
1. (used to indicate relationship or possession)
a. of the
La mejor parte del fin de semana es comer con toda la familia los domingos.The best part of the weekend is having dinner with the whole family on Sundays.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
El coche es del padre de un amigo.The car belongs to a friend's dad.
El libro del maestro tiene las repuestas a la prueba.The teacher's book has the answers to the test.
2. (used to indicate point of departure)
a. from the
Acabo de llegar del parque.I've just come from the park.
3. (used to indicate starting point)
a. from the
Voy de viaje del primero del mes hasta el 10.I'm away on a trip from the first of the month to the 10th.
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