donation
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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. (gift)
a. el donativo
(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 grand piano was a donation from an alumnus of the boarding school.El piano de cola fue un donativo de un ex-alumno del internado.
b. la donación
(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 president of the university thanked him for his generous donation.El rector de la universidad le agradeció su generosa donación.
2. (act of donating)
a. la donación
(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 campaign sought to raise awareness about the importance of blood donation.La campaña pretendía generar conciencia sobre la importancia de la donación de sangre.
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donation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la donativo m, donación
(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).
to make a donationhacer un donativo
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donation [dəʊˈneɪʃən]
noun
1 (act) donación (f)
...the donation of his collection to the art gallery ...measures aimed at encouraging organ donation
2 (gift) donativo (m); donación (f)
to make a donation to a fund hacer un donativo or una donación a un fondo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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