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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (act of sending)
a. delivery
El restaurante ya no ofrece envío a domicilio.The restaurant no longer offers home delivery.
b. dispatch
La fecha de envío estaba puesta en el frente del paquete.The date of dispatch was posted on the front of the package.
c. shipment
El envío de la mercancía fue demorada por la tempestad.The shipment of the merchandise was delayed by the storm.
2. (sent goods)
a. package
El envío debe de llegar hoy porque se lo mandó el jueves.The package should arrive today because it was sent on Thursday.
b. consignment
No quisieron aceptar el envío porque los bienes estaban dañados.They wouldn't accept the consignment because the goods were damaged.
3. (finance)
a. remittance
La computadora me indica que aún no se ha recibido el envío de fondos.The computer is showing me that the remittance of funds has still not been received.
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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. (commerce)
a. dispatch
2. (de correo)
a. delivery
3. (de víveres, mercancías)
a. consignment
4. (paquete)
a. package
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1 (acción) (gen) sending; (Com) dispatch; (en barco) shipment
proponen el envío de fuerzas de paz they propose sending peace-keeping forces; gastos de envío (cost of) postage and packing; postage and handling; (EEUU)
envío a domicilio home delivery (service)
envío contra reembolso cash on delivery
envío de datos data transmission
envío de segundo curso second-class mail
2 (mercancías) (gen) consignment; lot; (Náutica) shipment;
3 (dinero) remittance
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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