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el licenciado, la licenciada(
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).
1. (college graduate)
a. graduate
La nueva profesora es licenciada en psicología de la Universidad de Los Andes.The new teacher is a graduate in psychology from Los Andes University.
2. (legal; form of address)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. Mr. (masculine)
El licenciado Fernández es experto en derecho penal.Mr. Fernandez is an expert in criminal law.
b. Ms. (feminine)
La licenciada Blanco les representará.Ms. Blanco will be representing you.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (soldier)
a. discharged
Muchos soldados licenciados regresaron a sus hogares con lesiones graves.Many discharged soldiers returned home with severe injuries.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (military)
a. discharged
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (education)
a. graduate
licenciado en económicas/derechoeconomics/law graduate
3. (military)
a. discharged soldier
4. (general)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
el licenciado PérezMr Pérez
¡por supuesto, licenciado!of course, Mr Pérez, Sir!
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licenciadoa licenciada
1 (Univ) graduate
Licenciado en Filosofía y Letras Bachelor of Arts
2 (México) (Centroamérica) (abogado) lawyer; attorney(-at-law); (EEUU)
el licenciado Gutiérrez nos lleva el caso Mr Gutiérrez is conducting the case
3 especialmente (México) (título) Dr
el Licenciado Papacostas nos dice que ... Dr Papacostas tells us that ...
4 (Mil) soldier having completed national service
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