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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. (material inheritance)
a. legacy
Después de recibir el legado de su bisabuela, pudo comprarse una casa.After receiving the legacy from her great-grandmother, she managed to purchase a house.
b. bequest
Hubo una disputa con el legado de su marido, así que la mujer habló con su abogado.There was a dispute with her husband's bequest, so the woman spoke with her lawyer.
2. (immaterial inheritance)
a. legacy
El activismo de mi madre dejó un legado para las generaciones futuras.My mother's activism left a legacy for future generations.
3. (diplomatic representation)
a. legation (team)
El nuevo legado llegó al consulado de los Estados Unidos en Sudáfrica.The new legation arrived at the U.S. consulate in South Africa.
b. legate (person)
El legado se reunirá con el embajador mañana.The legate will meet with the ambassador tomorrow.
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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. (herencia)
a. legacy
2. (representante; cargo)
a. legation
3. (persona)
a. legate
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1 (enviado) legate
2 (Jur) legacy; bequest
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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