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el miembro, la miembro(
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. (person in a group)
a. member
La decisión no fue aceptada por la mayoría de los miembros del comité.The decision was not approved by a majority of the committee members.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (anatomy)
a. limb
Aunque perdió un miembro en combate, el soldado agradece que sigue con vida.Although he lost a limb in battle, the soldier is glad to be alive.
b. member
La prótesis reemplaza el miembro que tuvo que ser amputado.The prosthesis replaces the member that had to be amputated.
3. (male genitalia)
a. member (literary)
El trabajador perdió parte del miembro en un accidente industrial.The worker lost part of his member in an industrial accident.
4. (mathematics)
a. member
El signo de igualdad o el de desigualdad separan los miembros de una ecuación.The equal sign and the does not equal sign separate the members of an equation.
5. (grammar)
a. member
¿La primera oración está compuesta por uno o dos miembros?Does the first sentence comprise one or two members?
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
6. (participating)
a. member
Los líderes de los países miembros aprobaron la nueva legislación.The leaders of the member countries approved the new legistation.
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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. (integrante)
a. member
miembro fundadorfounder member
miembro de pleno derechofull member
2. (extremidad)
a. limb, member
miembros superiores/inferioresupper/lower limbs
miembro (viril)penis
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
país/estado miembromember country/state
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1 (Anatomía) limb; member
miembro viril male member; penis
2 (Lingüística) (Matemáticas) member
[de club] member; [de institución, academia] fellow; associate
no miembro non-member; hacerse miembro de to become a member of; join
los países miembros the member states
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