filial
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filial(
fihl
-
yuhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to sons and daughters)
a. filial
Ancient Chinese culture demanded that children demonstrate filial piety and respect for their parents.La antigua cultura china exigía que los niños demostraran piedad filial y respeto por sus padres.
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filial
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. filial
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filial [ˈfɪlɪəl]
adjective
filial
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
filial
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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Listen to an audio pronunciation
filial(
fee
-
lyahl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relating to a son or daugther)
a. filial
El psicólogo quiere reforzar el vínculo filial entre el padre y el hijo.The psychologist wants to strengthen the filial bond between father and son.
2. (connected)
a. subsidiary
Mi empleador me destinó a una empresa filial del banco en México.My employer assigned me to a subsidiary company of the bank in Mexico.
b. affiliated
Corona y sus empresas filiales emplean a más de 25,000 personas.Corona and its affiliated companies employ more than 25,000 people.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
3. (commerce)
a. subsidiary
La empresa tecnológica ha abierto su primera filial en Chile.The technology company has opened its first subsidiary in Chile.
b. affiliated company
El fabricante tiene 27 filiales en todo el mundo.The manufacturer has 27 affiliated companies throughout the world.
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filial
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (de hijo)
a. filial
2. (de empresa)
a. subsidiary
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (general)
a. subsidiary
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
filial
adjective
1 (de hijo) filial
2 (Com) subsidiary; affiliated
(Com) subsidiary
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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