etiquette
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etiquette(
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kiht
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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. (social conventions)
a. la etiqueta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Etiquette demands that everybody stand when the judge enters the courtroom.La etiqueta exige que todos se levanten cuando el juez entra en la sala del tribunal.
b. el protocolo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Our office is looking for a secretary who has excellent phone etiquette.Nuestra oficina está buscando a una secretaria con un excelente protocolo telefónico.
2. (professional practice)
a. la ética
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The doctor was censured for his violation of medical etiquette.El doctor fue amonestado por violar la ética médica.
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etiquette
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el etiqueta f, protocolo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
professional etiquetteética profesional
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etiquette [ˈetɪket]
noun
etiqueta (f); protocolo (m)
court etiquette (royal) ceremonial (m) de la corte; (Jur) protocolo (m) de la corte; legal etiquette ética (f) legal; professional etiquette ética (f) profesional; etiquette demands that ... la etiqueta or el protocolo exige que ...; it is not good etiquette no está bien visto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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