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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (having no job)
a. unemployment
En la última década, la tasa de desempleo del país se ha duplicado.The country's unemployment rate has doubled in the past decade.
2. (subsidy)
a. unemployment benefit
El desempleo que cobro no es suficiente para alimentar a mis hijos.The unemployment benefit I receive is not enough to feed my children.
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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. (general)
a. unemployment
desempleo de larga duraciónlong-term unemployment
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1 (falta de trabajo) unemployment
desempleo de larga duración long-term unemployment
Esta circunstancia hace que durante los últimos años no solo no haya disminuido el [desempleo de larga duración] en la Europa comunitaria, sinoque incluso se haya agravado.
2 (subsidio) unemployment benefit
cobrar el desempleo to draw unemployment benefit
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