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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (mathematics)
a. exponent
Ayer aprendí que el exponente se representa con un número pequeño.Yesterday I learned that the exponent is represented with a small number.
b. index
Si el exponente de un número es tres, habrá que multiplicarlo por sí mismo tres veces.If the index of a number is three, you will have to multiply it three times.
2. (representative)
a. model
Los deportistas con discapacidad son grandes exponentes de la superación.Handicapped athletes are great models of self-improvement.
b. exponent
La mayor exponente del arte abstracto exhibe sus obras en esta galería.The greatest exponent of abstract art is showing her paintings in this gallery.
c. example
Felipe y tú son un buen exponente de una pareja con una gran diferencia de edad.Felipe and you are a good example of a couple with a huge age difference.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (person who explains)
a. exponent
Esta tarde dos exponentes hablarán sobre marketing.Two exponents will talk about marketing this afternoon.
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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. (mathematics)
a. exponent
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(persona) exponent
1 (Matemáticas) index; exponent
2 (ejemplo) model; prime example
el tabaco cubano es exponente de calidad Cuban tobacco is the best of its kind
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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