department store

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department store(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (general)
a. la tienda por departamentos
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Macy's, the New York department store, was discounting them by 50% in the New Year sale.Macy's, la tienda por departamentos neoyorquina, los tiene con un descuento del 50 % en las liquidaciones de Año Nuevo.
b. la tienda de departamentos
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in the Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
It costs $35 and is available from leading department stores.Cuesta 35 $ y está en venta en las principales tiendas de departamentos.
c. la tienda departamental
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
She works on the beauty counter at a department store.Trabaja en el mostrador de productos de belleza en una tienda departamental.
d. los grandes almacenes
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
He owns a national chain of department stores.Es propietario de una cadena nacional de grandes almacenes.
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