explotación

explotación(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (use)
a. exploitation (of resources)
El gobierno introdujo controles más rígidos con respecto a la explotación de gas natural.The government tightened the regulations concerning the exploitation of natural gas.
b. working (of a mine)
Se suspendió la explotación de la mina de carbón.The working of the coal mine was suspended.
c. operation
La explotación de la planta eléctrica estará a cargo de una empresa privada.A private company will conduct the operation of the power plant.
d. running
La renta que deja la explotación de este negocio es relativamente baja.The income derived from running this company is relatively low.
2. (harsh treatment)
a. exploitation
Los obreros protestaron contra la explotación y los salarios bajos.The workers protested against exploitation and low salaries.
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explotación
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (acción)
a. exploitation
2. (de fábrica, negocio)
a. running
3. (de yacimiento)
a. mining
4. (agrícola)
a. farming
5. (de petróleo)
a. drilling
6. (instalaciones)
a.
explotación agrícolafarm
explotación mineramine
explotación petrolíferaoil field
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explotación
1 (uso) [de recursos, riquezas] exploitation; [de planta] running; operation; [de mina] working
en explotación in operation; gastos de explotación operating costs; operating expenses
explotación a cielo abierto opencast working; opencast mining; strip mining; (EEUU)
explotación agrícola farm
explotación forestal forestry
explotación ganadera livestock farm
explotación minera mine
explotación petrolífera oil exploration
2 (uso excesivo) exploitation
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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